College Admissions Info

marco.grace9
marco.grace9
University of Wisconsin - La Crosse ‘20
BS, Undecided

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

I am an undergrad student trying to find out what to do with the rest of my life and have fun along the way!
From: La Crosse , Wisconsin
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Accepted At: Wisconsin, Washington, St. Thomas, Webster, BC, Creighton, U of Portland, Edgewood
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:

Test Scores

25
ACT
Highest ACT:
Other ACT Scores:
ACT Prep:

High School Performance

3.94
GPA
Top 5%
Rank
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Tennis, Softball
Extracurricular Activities: Rotary Club, Community Cleanup / Service, Tutoring/Mentoring
Awards Received:
Application Additional Materials:

College Application Essays

Personal Statement for Creighton, U of Portland, Edgewood, Washington: Creative personal story, Death of a loved one, One moment that changed you
129 Words
I pushed open the bathroom door. A dim, yellow light flickered. I saw myself in the slightly cracked mirror with tears rolling down my puffy cheeks. I splashed cold water on my face hoping that once I opened my eyes, I would wake up from this horrible dream. My eyes opened, and I remained in the same place. In frustration, I smacked my hand against the wall. I heard my cousin ask from the other side of the door, “Are...



Supplemental Essay for Wisconsin: “Why us” school essay
460 Words
Every time I am on the University of Wisconsin-Madison’s campus, I walk up to the statue of Abraham Lincoln. I have always admired Lincoln for his leadership. He stood up for what was right, took responsibility for his actions, and never gave up on anyone. The statue not only shows the lasting legacy of Lincoln, but it stands as a symbol for the legacy of leadership that surges through the university. Lorraine Hansberry and Lynsey Addario both attended the...







Supplemental Essay for U of Portland: “Why us” school essay
603 Words
In the past four years, Portland has been a regular vacation spot. I have crossed all the bridges that cross the Willamette River, stood on the smallest park in the world, and walked through the beautiful rose gardens. My aunt has shown me how much Portland has to offer, and I have fallen in love with the city. I have thought about college for a long time, and it has been my dream to attend a school out west. Since...









College Admissions Advice

My advice about getting recommenders
57 Words
It is so important to establish relationships with teachers, coaches, and bosses during your time in high...





Why I ultimately chose my school
118 Words
I applied to about 10 schools, and although I applied to so many, I knew there was only one I really wanted to go to. University of Washington-Seattle was my dream school, and once I was...





What might make for a good “Why Us” essay topic at my school
114 Words
No college or university wants to hear from an applicant, "I want to go here because of the location. or I have always been a fan of this school." Colleges want stories that will...





What I’d change about my application process
14 Words
I wouldn't have let...





How to increase chances at my school (Wisconsin)
39 Words
When applying to Madison, it is extremely important to separate yourself from...





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