College Admissions Info

slyndgaard
slyndgaard
University of Georgia ‘18
BS, Psychology

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

Active, inquisitive, and here to help.
From: Milton , Georgia
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Accepted At: Fordham, Auburn
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:

Test Scores

2220
SAT
34
ACT
Converted SAT Score: 1520
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High School Performance

3.85
GPA
Top 5%
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Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Softball
Extracurricular Activities: School theater/plays
Awards Received:

College Application Essays

175 Words
“You must do the things you think you cannot do.” –Eleanor Roosevelt Every great moment in my life has started with deciding to do something out of the ordinary. In high school, I played varsity softball, but after seeing some of the Cirque du Soleil style shows my school’s theatre department put on, I began thinking about auditioning for the year round program which would not allow me to continue playing sports. The decision on which to do was...



College Admissions Advice

What I like about my school’s location and culture
151 Words
I applied to very few schools because I was specifically a fan of UGA's atmosphere and location. As a large school, it offers a huge array of opportunities including research, diverse academics, clubs, sports, and Greek life. I never feel like I'm struggling to find...





How I chose schools to apply to
252 Words
My process of deciding where to apply was a little bit unorthodox, as I essentially knew from the beginning of the process that I really only wanted to attend UGA. However, in the process of making that realization, I considered three main points, all of which I consider relatively equal in importance. First, it is obviously essential the the school you attend has a quality program for your major. I was lucky in that my major ...







How to increase chances at my school (UGA)
212 Words
I personally applied early at UGA. That means that the whole focus of the application was solely on my test scores and academic transcript. For the academic-based early admission application, UGA doesn't look at anything like essays, recommendations, or extracurriculars, unless you are deferred, in which case you will be asked to submit Part Two with this supplemental information. For some, this may not...





My favorite course thus far, and why (UGA)
81 Words
My favorite course in college so far has been Psychology of the Workplace. Although I may be biased as I came into the course...





Post-college plans (UGA)
137 Words
There's no need to start worrying about graduation as soon as you step foot on campus freshman year, but at the same time, getting involved early will only improve your college experience. I didn't realize when I started college that I...