College Admissions Info

hfriesch
hfriesch
Bowdoin College ‘18
BA, Undecided

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

Junior Psychology major and English minor at Bowdoin College
From: San Francisco , California
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Accepted At: UCSD, UC Davis
Denied At:
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Withdrew From:

Test Scores

2160
SAT
0
ACT
Converted SAT Score: 1500
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High School Performance

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

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Golf
Extracurricular Activities: Community Cleanup / Service, French Club, Special Olympics
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College Application Essays

Personal Statement for Bowdoin, UCSD, UC Davis, UC Berkeley, UCLA: Place you’re content
541 Words
“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...









Supplemental Essay for Bowdoin: 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....





College 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...