College Admissions Info

Texas Tech University, ‘18
BS, Mathematics

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

Texas Tech Student who received over $600,000 in Scholarship Offers
From: Crowley , Texas
Gender: Female
First Gen College Student: No
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Accepted At: SMU, ACU, UT Arlington
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1340
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High School Performance

GPA, Weighted
Top 1%
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College Classes In High School:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: School Band, Math Team, Science Club/Team
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College Application Essays

Personal Statement for Texas Tech, SMU, ACU, UT Arlington: Interest in med/sci/math, Interest in tech/engineering
976 Words
I walked into the room not sure what to think. It was the very first meeting of Computer Science Club, and I was a very nervous president of the club. I made sure everyone felt accepted there, and together we connected. We were never a huge club, but our members were very dedicated. We came from all different kinds of cultures. Only one member was not a part of a STEM minority group. The rest of us were either female,...

Supplemental Essay for Texas Tech: Scholarship application
2936 Words
Topic A In the summer of 2013, I embarked on a mission trip to Houston, Texas. It was not the first time I went to Houston, but it was a week full of firsts. The first time I went to a Section 8 housing complex. The first time I really got to know a person experiencing homelessness. The first time I ate authentic ethnic food. And the first time I saw the faces of poverty in person. That week I spent in...

Supplemental Essay for Texas Tech: Other
1435 Words
Honors College App In 200 words or fewer, please tell us why you would like to become a member of the Honors College. I fell in love with the concept of the honors college when I attended the Raider Roadshow my sophomore year. I would be delighted to be apart of small classes, and Friday lunch club. I don't want to take Biology 1301 in a lecture hall with 400 other people. I want to engage in small discussion-based classes with other studious...

College Admissions Advice

How I chose schools to apply to
43 Words
I chose schools that provided decent merit aid, had undergraduate research, and had...

My advice about getting recommenders
91 Words
Make sure your recommenders will actually recommend you well. Make sure your recommender knows your goals, and provide them with a resume and maybe your application essay....

Whether I took out loans or applied for scholarships, and my advice
85 Words
Know the cost of every school you apply to. Look at scholarships from both the university, and related organizations (alumni association, parent association etc. etc. ). Know...

Recommended summer activities during high school and college
33 Words
The summer before you start do something. Take a class...

Reaching out to professors and coaches at schools I applied to
74 Words
Do try to reach out to someone at your dream school. Connections matter in college. I reached out to a professor I...

What I like about my school’s location and culture (Texas Tech)
52 Words
Lubbock is not that bad. We have two Targets, four Walmarts, and just about every restaurant....