College Admissions Info

epearson
epearson
Wellesley College ‘20
BA, International Relations

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Extracurriculars & Awards
  • Personal statement
  • 2 supplemental essays
  • 2 advice topics

Student Background

Leslie Knope is my spirit animal.
From: San Antonio , Texas
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Accepted At: Amherst, Tulane, Cornell
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:

Test Scores

33
ACT
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High School Performance

3.90
GPA
Top 10%
Rank
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Academic Performance in High School: Some good some bad
Explanation of Any Low Grades:

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Softball, Volleyball
Extracurricular Activities: Student Council / Government, Student Council / Government, Student Council / Government, National Honor Society, Nonprofit, NGO or Charitable Organization, School Newspaper/Magazine/Journalism, Rotary Club
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College Application Essays

Personal Statement for Wellesley: One moment that changed you
507 Words
Candlelight The night was black, the woman illuminated only by the light from the small flame cupped in her hands. I glanced around at the figures surrounding me, one figure indistinguishable from another. A glow surrounded their bodies, lit brightly against the midnight sky. It was the first night of senior retreat and my entire class was standing in an open field, under the sky, being blessed by our teachers. Ms. Allington finished reciting her prayer for us and invited...







Supplemental Essay for Wellesley: “Why us” school essay
464 Words
When I envision my feature, I always see myself as an innovator in my field, highly successful, poised and articulate, proud of my hard work and wildly passionate about my career, and only recently I realized, that this vision of myself, is a Wellesley woman. I want to attend Wellesley because even just typing the name fills me with a sense of pride and excitement, because scores of phenomenal women have walked through these halls, and because Wellesley is where...







Supplemental Essay for Georgetown: Unique question posed by school
445 Words
A close, personal friend of mine recently wore her hijab to the grocery store. She is a honor student, artist, and one of the kindest women that I know. She left the store in tears after ignorant, hurtful comments were thrown at her and her mother. It was November 14th, a day after the Paris shootings. A Muslim women, silently protesting at a Trump rally, was thrown out of the rally while the crowd shouted hateful rhetoric such as, “You...







College Admissions Advice

5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
5 Words
Diverse. Welcoming....





What I now know about my school that I never would have known prior to enrolling (Wellesley)
136 Words
I'll be honest with you: there is absolutely no way to know what it's like to go to a particular institution until you are actually there. For all the campus tours, pamphlets, and students that I talked to, there was no...