College Admissions Info

Wellesley College, ‘21
BA, International Relations

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

See that door there? The one marked "Pirate"? You think a pirate lives in there?
From: West Hollywood , California
Gender: Female
First Gen College Student: No
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Accepted At: Reed, BC, Lewis & Clark
Denied At:
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Test Scores

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High School Performance

GPA, Weighted
Top 25%
High School Type: Religious
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Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Track & Field
Extracurricular Activities: Drama Production Crew, Student Council / Government, Green Club, Hospital Volunteer, Prom Committee, Tutoring/Mentoring
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College Application Essays

Personal Statement for Wellesley, Reed, BC, Lewis & Clark, Bowdoin, Swarthmore, Middlebury, Harvard, Dartmouth, UPenn, Williams, Georgetown: Challenged a belief, Controversial topic, Creative personal story, Leadership experience, One moment that changed you, Reaching a goal
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Common App Prompt '16–'17: Reflect on a time when you challenged a belief or idea. What prompted you to act? Would you make the same decision again? “We can’t promote prostitution. Next question.” It was October of my junior year, and I was in a meeting to discuss prom themes with the faculty moderator and my classmates. The guidelines were simple: choose something well-known with an easy color scheme, centerpieces, and theme song. Past themes, not surprisingly, were...

Supplemental Essay for Wellesley: “Why us” school essay
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Writing Questions

Supplemental Essay for Reed: Unique question posed by school
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Writing Questions

Supplemental Essay for BC: Unique question posed by school
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Writing Questions

College Admissions Advice

What I’d change about my application process
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ABSOLUTELY DO NOT (!!!!) WAIT UNTIL THE LAST MOMENT TO WRITE SUPPLEMENTS. Maybe you are like and convinced yourself that you can crack out 300 words in the last 30...

My advice about getting recommenders
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Really get to know your teachers junior year and don't cut off contact with them senior year. Getting a good recommender...

What I’d change about my application process
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Don't apply to schools that you don't actually see yourself attending. One or two safety and secure financial aid schools are fine (perhaps...