College Admissions Info

twriter
‘15
BA,

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: Both Parents
Admission: Regular Decision
Accepted At: Harvard, William & Mary, Dartmouth, Middlebury, San Diego, BC
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: French

Test Scores

2120
SAT
31
ACT
Converted SAT Score: 1480
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High School Performance

4.30
GPA
Top 1%
Rank
High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
College Classes In High School:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: Student Council / Government, National Honor Society

College Application Essays

Personal Statement: Overcoming personal struggle
525 Words
Wait…What Letter is Next? Pain and nausea pulsed through my body; I had never felt so ravaged. I began to thrash about, feeling as though the tiny tube that enclosed me was my coffin. A monotone voice filled the silence, “Hold still Taylor, it’s almost finished.” A flash of recognition streaked through my head; this was not a new experience. What the hell? As my body retracted from the tube, sterile white walls and frantically beeping machines filled...









Supplemental Essay: Unique question posed by school
484 Words
I am red. Red in the morning when my eyes burn and itch from the dryness of a different nights sleep. Red at noon sitting in the warmth of the sun on the green grass of a small park at the end of a long run. Red in the afternoon cold when my cheeks, hands, feet, ache from the chill of the blistering wind of a mountain range. Red in the night from the steam of the pot on the...







Supplemental Essay: Unique question posed by school
447 Words
“Do I dare disturb the universe?” – The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock, T.S. Eliot Disturber I had taken my shoes off because the raw backs of my encased feet were being rubbed, rubbed, rubbed. The supple skin was forming a small bubble; barefoot instead I traipsed. The cool, wet floor of the hidden undergrowth softened beneath my steps and I sunk into it and it pressed into me and I felt in. Wrapped around my back my shoes...







Supplemental Essay: Unique question posed by school
488 Words
A Relationship (Relatively Speaking) In every town that I have lived, it has been mandated that children must go to school once they have reached the ripe age of five. After the flurry of ripping happy-birthday-wrapping paper and the thrill of snapping shiny bows has subsided, all five-year-olds begin their first journey to the school yard, parents following closely behind. The neatly dressed silhouettes of the children look especially fragile next to those of the crying adult figures who loom...







College Admissions Advice

5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
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Motivated, intelligent,...





How I chose schools to apply to
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I based my...





What I’d change about my application process
17 Words
Apply to more schools closer...