kwalk5
kwalk5,
Furman ‘17
B.A., Economics, , International Studies
I am a sophomore at UNC Chapel Hill, majoring in Economics and Global Studies. I love the outdoors, travel, and good food!
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Essays
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Schools
7
Scores
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Advice
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ECs
3
Sports

Background

Hometown Charlotte
GenderFemale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
AdmissionEarly Decision, Early Action
English First Language Yes

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill (Chapel Hill, NC)
  • Clemson University (Clemson, SC)
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Furman University (Greenville, SC)

Applied for a B.A. in Economics

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Wouldn’t it be cool if humans could photosynthesize? The first time I had this idea, I excitedly told my friends and family so they could praise my stroke of genius and revel at its amazing potential. Instead, I repeatedly received reactions of raised eyebrows, laughs, and responses of “Kate… you are SO weird.” I get their point, because don’t get me wrong… I know that photosynthesizing is actually just a scientific combination of carbon dioxide, water, and energy...
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Supplemental Essay Unique question posed by school
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PROMPT: Tell us about a time when you changed your mind about something that mattered to you. What led to that change? It is very hard to surprise me. I’ve caught my parents planning a surprise trip to Disney World, found a giant trampoline from Santa on Christmas Eve, and predicted countless numbers of presents. But on Easter Sunday when I was eight, I had one of the biggest surprises of my life. The news came when I excitedly...
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General Admissions Advice

How I chose schools to apply to
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I originally was determined to go to a small, private university so that I could participate in discussion based classes and do something different from the large number of people from my high school who attend UNC Chapel Hill. So, although I was accepted to UNC originally, I ended up going to Furman University where I received a scholarship. Although I had a...
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High School Performance

GPA
3.71
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Top 10%
 
High School TypePublic
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest SAT
2120
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1480
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details5 classes and scores

Sports

SportsSwimming/Diving, Cross Country, Track & Field

Extracurriculars

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received

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