College Admissions Info

Hobart and William Smith Colleges , ‘19
BA, History, History Teacher Education

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Extracurriculars & Awards
  • Personal statement
  • 7 advice topics

Student Background

I am so excited to start at HWS next year and I hope you enjoy it!
From: Radnor , Pennsylvania
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Early Decision
Applied To: 1 school
Accepted At: Hobart
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1330
Highest SAT: 1870
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High School Performance

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High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Field Hockey
Extracurricular Activities: Athletics Organization, Church, Volunteer Coach, Church
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College Application Essays

Personal Statement: Creative personal story
650 Words
The call came in bright and early Saturday morning, September 13th at 7:33 A. M. "Congratulations Big Girl, you have a sister!" my dad shouted into the phone. A bitter groan came out of my mouth as I rolled my eyes. Really? A sister? I had been hoping for the past nine months that I would get another brother. I already had three, why not one more? I loved being the only girl in the house, and I was the oldest...

College Admissions Advice

Whether I used a private admissions counselor, and advice I received
79 Words
I used a private counselor that a school provided for me. I was told to definitely know my boundaries when looking at schools (whether...

List of schools I interviewed with and my interview experience
151 Words
Most of the schools I interviewed with made the interview a complete nonevent and very relaxed. Typical questions were tell me about yourself/your school, what are your goals in college, etc. I did interview with one school that went a little overboard with the...

How I chose schools to apply to
94 Words
I was told by my parents before looking at schools to look wherever I wanted and not to worry about the financial aspects because they would make it...

Post-college plans
72 Words
After college, I would like to be a high school American history teacher. HWS is able to help me achieve my goals...

What I like about my school’s location and culture
120 Words
After first visiting HWS, I felt so at home. Everyone at the school was very welcoming and loved seeing prospective students walking across campus. I had even gone up to do an overnight stay on campus,...

What set me apart from other applicants
93 Words
I have always maintained high grades and took the most challenging classes offered to me at school. I do not test well on the SATs/ACTs, so originally...

My advice about getting recommenders
76 Words
I had two teachers and my youth group director/church priest write my letters of recommendation. The two teachers I chose were my...