College Admissions Info

Brigham Young University, ‘17
BS, Mechanical Engineering

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

Engineer and Outdoor-enthusiast!
From: Salt Lake City , Utah
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: Prefer Not to Share
Legacy: Both Parents
Admission: Early Decision
Applied To: 1 school
Accepted At: BYU
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Swedish

Test Scores

Highest ACT:

High School Performance

(no specification of weighting)
Top 1%
High School Type: Public

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Golf
Extracurricular Activities: Key Club
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Volunteer Experiences:

College Application Essays

The second half of my junior year did not go as planned. In January 2009, I severely dislocated and tore the ligaments in my shoulder while playing in a church basketball tournament. My surgeon and physical therapist both informed me that performing schoolwork would be challenging; also, I could not ski, golf, play baseball, or do many of my favorite activities for six to nine months. Fortunately, I did not let this hold me back. Through hard work and perseverance, I...

College Admissions Advice

What I like about my school’s location and culture
22 Words
I love the high standards both academically...

Post-college plans
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Most popular extracurricular activities at my college
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Intramural sports are really huge here. The...

My favorite course thus far, and why
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Norwegian 340. It was a Norwegian Literature course, and was completely different...

Whether I used a private admissions counselor, and advice I received
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Recommended summer activities during high school and college
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