marco.grace9
marco.grace9,
UWLAX ‘20
B.S., Undecided
I am an undergrad student trying to find out what to do with the rest of my life and have fun along the way!
Features Included
3
Essays
9
Schools
2
Scores
5
Advice
3
ECs
2
Sports

Background

Hometown La Crosse, Wisconsin
GenderFemale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
First Gen College StudentNo

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • University of Wisconsin - Madison (Madison, WI)
  • University of Washington (Seattle, WA)
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University of Wisconsin - La Crosse (La Crosse, WI)

Applied for a B.S. in Undecided

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: Parent

School Specific Essays

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...
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Supplemental Essay: “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...
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Supplemental Essay: “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...
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School Specific Advice

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

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

GPA
3.94
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Top 5%
 
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest ACT
25
 
ACT Score Details
 
Other ACT Scores
ACT Prep

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details1 classes and scores

Sports

SportsTennis (Recruited), Softball

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesRotary Club, Community Cleanup / Service, Tutoring/Mentoring
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

Awards Received
Application Additional Materials

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