College Admissions Info

sersaun
sersaun
University of Maryland - College Park ‘20
BA, History

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

Freshman at UMD, Maryland native, social science lover, debater, ESTJ.
From: Silver Spring , Maryland
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Asian, Black / African American, Native American
Accepted At: UVM, UDel, UMBC, BC, GWU, Goucher, Catholic UA
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:

Test Scores

2040
SAT
Converted SAT Score: 1430
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SAT Prep:
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High School Performance

4.07
GPA
Top 25%
Rank
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: Debate Club/Team, Hospital Volunteer, Drama production crew, World/Global Affairs Club
Work:

College Application Essays

Personal Statement for UVM, UDel, UMBC, Brown, BC, GWU, Goucher, Catholic UA: Diversity statement, Family background, Issue of personal significance, Story central to identity
23 Words
I wrote about how my secret maternal Indian heritage and my father's Blackness both made me a more internationally and internally aware person.

Supplemental Essay for UMD: Unique question posed by school
12 Words
Description of a typical Tuesday--homework, online shopping, dinner, back to homework, sleep.

College Admissions Advice

How I chose schools to apply to
47 Words
I chose schools that: had my major (History at the time of applying, Sociology...





Why I ultimately chose my school (UMD)
128 Words
I would tell my high school senior self that college is truly what you make of it. Maryland has all the opportunities in the world, it seems, from its amazing location near DC to the smallest clubs on...