College Admissions Info

Gyro
Babson College, ‘18
BS, Business Administration and Management

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

Business undergrad
From: , Connecticut
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: Both Parents, Grandparent, Other Family Member
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 6 schools
Accepted At: Babson, Fordham
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

2230
SAT
Converted SAT Score: 1530
Highest SAT: 2230
Other SAT Scores:
SAT IIs:
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High School Performance

4.28
GPA
Top 5%
Rank
High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: Debate Club/Team, National Honor Society, School Newspaper/Magazine/Journalism, Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA)
How Spent Summers:
Work:

College Application Essays

I stared down at a sheet of lined paper filled with scribbled notes and attempted to gather my thoughts. Ahead of me, a judge stared expectantly. To her left, opponents glared. The classroom was silent, and sunlight from a window streamed in like a spotlight. I took a deep breath. My mind flashed back to a piece of advice my captains had dolled out a week before. “Everybody’s first debate is rough,” they’d said. “You’ll get the...









Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
369 Words
Defining yourself is tricky. You want to be specific and interesting, but not stuck in a box. You want your definition to be dynamic and open, but not so wide as to become meaningless. For these reasons, I try to avoid labeling myself. Instead, I define myself by my quirks, interests, and aspirations. I’m a big technology geek, always sure to keep up to date with new advances in science and computing. In today’s world, it is easy...







Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
667 Words
Business gets a bad rap. Some of it is well-deserved; the actions of both individual investors and greedy financial institutions, for example, contributed greatly to the subprime mortgage crisis that devastated the economy in 2008. But amidst accusatory headlines, it is easy to overlook the massive good business often provides society.  I want to do what I can to change that perception. With this goal in mind, I joined Junior Achievement, an organization that empowers high school students to develop their...









Supplemental Essay: Unique question posed by school
242 Words
Pippin, a much-loved “play-inside-a-play” by Stephen Schwartz, follows the adventures of Prince Pippin, son of King Charlemagne, in his quest for fulfillment. Guided by the inscrutable “Leading Player,” Pippin tries to fill the void in his life with everything from war to women, but ultimately matures and accepts a simple, happy existence. When I saw Pippin in May, I was, like most teenagers, mulling over some big questions: How do I define myself? What do I want from life? How...





College Admissions Advice

What I like about my school’s location and culture
109 Words
Babson has a unique culture of entrepreneurship that I experience every day. It is known in the business world for providing a top-notch business education, and its national recognition is just beginning to...





List of schools I interviewed with and my interview experience
63 Words
All my interviews were conducted at Starbucks by alums. I believe they went well. The alumni are putting in...