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Vanderbilt ‘18
B.A., Psychology
Proud member of Vanderbilt University '18
Features Included
3
Essays
5
Schools
4
Scores
2
Advice
5
ECs
1
Sports

Background

Hometown Chicago
GenderFemale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
AdmissionEarly Decision
English First Language Yes

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Vanderbilt University (Nashville, TN)
  • University of Notre Dame (Notre Dame, IN)
  • University of Virginia (Charlottesville, VA)
  • University of Illinois - Urbana-Champaign (Champaign, IL)
  • Tulane University (New Orleans, LA)
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Vanderbilt University (Nashville, TN)

Applied for a B.A. in Psychology

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Personal Statement
625 Words
Story central to identity
Some students have a background or story that is so central to their identity that they believe their application would be incomplete without it. If this sounds like you, then please share your story. “Allison, can you just ask Mrs. Piper to switch your lunch seat? I mean it’s pretty clear that we don’t want you to sit with us.” Ashamed, I obliged and was switched to a table with some girls in the grade below me. We...
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Supplemental Essay Unique question posed by school
324 Words
What work of art, music, science, mathematics, or literature has surprised, unsettled, or challenged you, and in what way? The Sistine Chapel took my breath away. Without a doubt, its interior is the most beautiful work of art that I’ve seen. However, its delicate beauty was not what had taken my breath away. Instead it was the conflict of ideals within me. This internal conflict made me question all I thought I knew about my religion and left me...
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Supplemental Essay Unique question posed by school
346 Words
We are a community with quirks, both in language (we’ll welcome you to Grounds, not campus) and in traditions. Describe one of your quirks and why it is a part of who you are. It’s Sunday morning. I sit down at the table with my coffee on the left and scissors on the right. By now, my mom knows not to throw out the section of advertisements and savings that come with the Chicago Sun Times. I remove...
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General Admissions Advice

Recommended summer activities during high school and college
46 Words
Do things that you enjoy and that you are passionate about in your free...
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What I like about my school’s location and culture
62 Words
After growing up in Chicago, I knew that I would not be able to go to college in the...
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High School Performance

GPA
3.89
(no specification of weighting)
High School TypeOther Private
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest ACT
33
 
ACT Score Details
 
Other ACT Scores
ACT Prep
SAT IIs

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Sports

SportsField Hockey

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesDance, Student Council / Government, Community Cleanup / Service, Tutoring/Mentoring, Gay/Straight Alliance
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
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