travel_cv
travel_cv,
Wisconsin ‘18
B.S., Zoology and Entomology, , Environmental Studies
I am a freshman studying Conservation Biology.
Features Included
3
Essays
1
Schools
4
Scores
5
Advice
2
ECs
0
Sports

Background

Hometown Neenah
GenderFemale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken French

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • University of Wisconsin - Madison (Madison, WI)
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University of Wisconsin - Madison (Madison, WI)

Applied for a B.S. in Zoology and Entomology

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: Other Relative

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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It seems that there exists two different sides to my life: my academic side, which people nearly always recognize first, and my artistic side, which slips deeper inside unnoticed. In this way, I am much like a flower. Flowers must wait until conditions are just right before they grow - they cannot thrive in droughts or floods but on sunny days. I cannot create my art during demanding academic nights but at my leisure when conditions are most comfortable to...
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Supplemental Essay “Why us” school essay
14 Words
This essay was about why I chose to apply to the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
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Additional Essay Details
137 Words
I started off by talking about the first time I visited the campus and why I fell in love with it. I then led into what my academic goals were, what classes I was looking forward to taking, and what extracurriculars I wanted to explore (even if they didn't relate to my major). I made it very clear that I had done my research on the opportunities and activities that the University offered and how much I appreciated them. I...
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General Admissions Advice

My favorite course thus far, and why
157 Words
Although philosophy is not a course that is required for my major, I signed up for it this semester because it was required as part of a First Year Interest Group (or commonly known as a FIG) that I am a part of. FIGs are small seminars...
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Recommended summer activities during high school and college
213 Words
The summer before I left for college I decided to dedicate about five hours a week volunteering at my local animal shelter. Even though it was too late to add that experience to my applications, it was something I had wanted to do for a long time and that summer was the best time to do it. Going into my first summer between college...
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Why I ultimately chose my school
141 Words
The reason I told everyone I wanted to go to UW-Madison (besides the obviously awesome campus and people here) is that it was the only school that offered an undergraduate degree in Zoology. Ironically, when I arrived over the summer for orientation,...
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Whether I took out loans or applied for scholarships, and my advice
170 Words
I applied for just about every scholarship that my high-school was giving out and also those that my college offered to incoming freshman. Most scholarships were due way before I was even able to submit my FAFSA and take out a student loan, so it is a lot smarter to apply...
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My extracurricular activities in college, and why I chose them
163 Words
The student organization that I invest most of my time in is the Undergraduate Zoological Society. After the student org fair in the beginning of the semester, I went to a lot of introductory meetings for different clubs centered around animals and wildlife. This one just felt right to...
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High School Performance

GPA
3.9
(no specification of weighting)
High School TypePublic
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest ACT
25
 
ACT Score Details
 
ACT Prep

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details3 classes and scores

Sports

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesBest Buddies, French Club
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received

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