College Admissions Info

dr.mcgurk007
dr.mcgurk007
Connecticut College ‘17
BS, Chemistry

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

From: Lakeville
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 8 schools
Accepted At: WPI, UMass, Union, Wheaton, Holy Cross, ConnCollege
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Spanish

Test Scores

1870
SAT
Converted SAT Score: 1330
Highest SAT: 1870
SAT Prep:
SAT IIs:

High School Performance

3.30
GPA
Top 50%
Rank
High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Low at first but improved
Explanation of Any Low Grades:

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Track & Field , Cross Country
Extracurricular Activities: DECA (Distributive Education Clubs of America), Debate Club/Team
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College Application Essays

110 Words
I plan on attending medical school after graduating from Conn College. I want to become a trauma surgeon. I've been fascinated with the world around me since before I can remember. I've always had an innate curiosity as to how everything around me works, from cars to palm trees to human beings. I used to/do read articles on different topics, I'm especially interested in astrology and astrophysics (I read all of Steven Hawking s books my senior year of...



College Admissions Advice

Reaching out to professors and coaches at schools I applied to
41 Words
I talked to the track coach, who I now run for, before...





How to increase chances at my school
114 Words
I was only a B/B+ student in high school. What really helped me get into Conn College is my extracurriculars. I got involved in tons of groups in and outside of my high...