College Admissions Info

University of Virginia, ‘17
BA, Sociology, Women’s Studies

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Personal statement
  • 1 supplemental essays
  • 5 advice topics

Student Background

Hi! I am currently in my third year at the University of Virginia. My path to attending one of the nation's best universities is a story of overcoming adversity at every step of the way. I would love to assist you in your college application process!
From: Richmond , Virginia
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Black / African American, Hispanic, Prefer Not to Share
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Is English First Language: No
Other Language(s) Spoken: Serbo-Croatian, Swedish

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1330
Highest SAT: 1870

High School Performance

GPA, Weighted
Top 5%
High School Type: Public
Academic Performance in High School: High at first but got worse

Extracurriculars & Awards

None reported Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work:

College Application Essays

Life circumstances have a profound effect on one’s daily outlook on life and their views of social life, which they use in order to navigate the world over time. When those life circumstances prove to be unfavorable in regards to a larger society, their effect is amplified. In the 21st century society, to navigate the social and academic world and navigate it well, an education is imperative. For those individuals like myself who do not have the advantage of...

Supplemental Essay: Scholarship application
490 Words
Membership to any society is a selective process. In the process of selection, not only is the society selecting its members, but the members do their part in making their own selection as well. In joining the National Society of Collegiate Scholars (NSCS), not only did the society select me for membership, more importantly, I selected the society. In this selection process, we chose each other and with good intention. The society chose me as I am part of the...

College Admissions Advice

Why I ultimately chose my school
80 Words
Upon receiving my acceptance letter from the University of Virginia, I found myself in a truly favored position. Not only did I get accepted...

Most popular extracurricular activities at my college
28 Words
The most popular extracurricular activities at my school...

What I’d change about my school if I were student body president
61 Words
If I were study body president, I would most likely tailor my focus to changing the climate of...

Whether I took out loans or applied for scholarships, and my advice
62 Words
Apply to scholarships! I cannot stress the importance and payoff of this! I was extremely proactive about applying to...

Recommended summer activities during high school and college
50 Words
Stay involved! It is up to you to determine what that involvement is, but be...