College Admissions Info

Northwestern University, ‘18
BA, English, International Studies

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

I am a current freshman in college who hopes to go into the publishing industry.
From: Minnetonka , Minnesota
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 7 schools
Accepted At: Northwestern, U of Minnesota, Lehigh, ColoradoC
Denied At:
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Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: French

Test Scores

Highest SAT: 2
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High School Performance

GPA, Weighted
Top 1%
High School Type: Public
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Academic Performance in High School: Steady
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Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Skiing
Extracurricular Activities: Marching Band, National Honor Society, Tutoring/Mentoring, School Newspaper/Magazine/Journalism, Local Orchestra / Symphony / Band, School Band, Church
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College Application Essays

I wrote a story about the time I was physically assaulted and how it changed me as a person. I also wrote a second response on the importance of my Theory of Knowledge class and how I felt most comfortable in that academic setting compared to other classes.

Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
25 Words
For each school that offered this as an option I wrote a unique message about why I wanted to be admitted into that school specifically.

Supplemental Essay: Issue of personal significance
20 Words
I wrote an essay on this where I again went into my issues with the person who physically assaulted me.

College Admissions Advice

Additional material sent in after waitlisted or deferred
41 Words
If deferred ask your guidance counselor or college/career counselor or even...