hfriesch
hfriesch,
Bowdoin ‘18
B.A., Undecided
Junior Psychology major and English minor at Bowdoin College
Features Included
2
Essays
5
Schools
11
Scores
1
Advice
3
ECs
1
Sports

Background

Hometown San Francisco, California
GenderFemale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
First Gen College StudentNo

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Bowdoin College (Brunswick, ME)
  • University of California - San Diego (La Jolla, CA)
  • University of California - Davis (Davis, CA)
  • University of California - Berkeley (Berkeley, CA)
  • University of California - Los Angeles (Los Angeles, CA)
Tap/click a school logo above to view essays and advice specific to that school.

Bowdoin College (Brunswick, ME)

Applied for a B.A. in Undecided

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

Personal Statement
541 Words
Place you’re content
“Cold” and “metal” are not two words normally associated with contentment or comfort. However, the cold is unavoidable in San Francisco, due to a persistent cover of fog enveloping the city most of the time. Metal, in this case, is also unavoidable, because if fire escapes were made of wood, one could argue that they would not serve quite the same purpose. And metal fire escapes set in San Francisco are going to be undeniably cold. Still, sitting on the...
Read more...
Supplemental Essay: Unique question posed by school
245 Words
In my nine years at Convent of the Sacred Heart Elementary School the students lived by five goals. Goal Three states, “Schools of the Sacred Heart commit themselves to educate to a social awareness which impels to action.” This compelled me to explore various community service opportunities, and influenced my decision to attend St. Ignatius College Preparatory, which stresses the Jesuit ideal of “men and women with and for others.” During high school, my passions for golf and service intertwined....
Read more...

School Specific Advice

More Essays

These essays haven't been tagged by school. Click school logos above to see tagged essays.

General Admissions Advice

Reaching out to professors and coaches at schools I applied to
148 Words
Reaching out to coaches was a huge part of my college application process. I knew that I wanted to play golf, but academics have always been my priority so I focused on choosing schools that fit into what I wanted in all aspects of...
Read more...

High School Performance

Weighted GPA
4.20
 
Rank
Top 25%
 
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest ACT
0
 
ACT Score Details
 
Other ACT Scores
ACT Prep
Highest SAT
2160
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1500
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep
SAT IIs

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details7 classes and scores

Sports

SportsGolf

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesCommunity Cleanup / Service, French Club, Special Olympics

Experience & Awards

Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received

Similar Profiles

bobsagat
Northwestern ‘18


Accepted to Northwestern

I'm a college freshman studying Economics
classof2022
WashU ‘22


Accepted to WashU, USC, BU, UCSB, Washington, UC Davis

Wasn't sure what I wanted but figured it out in the end!
Lia_Columbia
Columbia ‘19


Accepted to Columbia

I'm a student at Columbia. I love writing, activism, terrible jokes, and binge-watching Netflix. Aspiring PhD students/teacher.
eugencflorin
Bowdoin ‘21


Accepted to Bowdoin

A liberal arts student that has countless passions that range from learning, being outdoors, crafting, and traveling.
micoffey
UCSB ‘19


Accepted to UC Irvine, UCSC, UC Riverside , UCSB, SDSU, San Jose State, Cal Poly Pomona, Iowa State, U of Minnesota

I didn't come to high school with a plan. I cruised for the first half of school. And then it hit me, I needed to get into a good school. So I reinvented myself in two short years.