MNB062,
William & Mary ‘15
B.A., Economics, , Environmental Studies
Senior at Northwestern University, Studying Econ and Environmental Science
Features Included
3
Essays
7
Schools
1
Scores
0
Advice
0
ECs
1
Sports

Background

Hometown Alexandria, Virginia
GenderFemale
EthnicityBlack / African American
AdmissionRegular Decision, Transfer
English First Language Yes

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • College of William and Mary (Williamsburg, VA)
  • Northwestern University (Evanston, IL)
  • Columbia University (New York, NY)
  • Brown University (Providence, RI)
  • University of South Carolina (Columbia, SC)
  • Boston College (Chestnut Hill, MA)
  • Harvard University (Cambridge, MA)
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College of William and Mary (Williamsburg, VA)

Applied for a B.A. in Economics

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Supplemental Essay “Why us” school essay
663 Words
I am from Alexandria, Virginia, a city in the shadow of Washington, DC. As a neighbor to the Nation’s Capitol, my town has the diversity and opportunity associated with the city, but at a slower pace. Although certain pockets of Alexandria have a small-town feel, the sentiment immediately vanishes once one gets on the Beltway (I-495) or in line to purchase their metro ticket. Evanston has similar advantages; its proximity to a major city gives it the diversity that...
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Supplemental Essay Issue of personal significance
568 Words
One particular Friday, after taking the AP United States History, I could not stop spewing all the miscellaneous historical facts that I had just finished cramming into my brain. “Platt Amendment. Hawley-Smoot Tariff. Roger Williams.” I decided to look for something to watch on Netflix that would cure me of this factual-overdrive. I discovered that there was a movie called “180° South: Conquerors of the Useless.” Upon researching, I found that it was a film that followed a surfer trying to...
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Supplemental Essay Amusing anecdote
621 Words
It was one of those rare occasions when my mother was out of town, leaving my father responsible for dinner. Solution: restaurant. After dinner, which I am almost positive was Mexican, my dad wanted to take us somewhere new for dessert. Normally, this would not be met with any resistance whatsoever, but when he described a small ice cream shop with only three flavors, the backseat consisting of my I-pick-the-flavor-based-on-how-colorful-it-looks younger sister and I erupted. We didn’t have a...
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General Admissions Advice

High School Performance

GPA
3.85
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Top 10%
 
High School TypeReligious
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest SAT
2250
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1540
SAT Prep

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Sports

SportsSoftball

Extracurriculars

Experience & Awards

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