College Admissions Info

Brigham Young University, ‘16
BS, Economics, Finance and Accounting, Mathematics

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

I love learning, outdoors and sports
From: West Haven
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: Parent, Both Parents, Grandparent, Sibling, Other Family Member
Admission: Regular Decision, Transfer, Recruited for Sport
Applied To: 4 schools
Accepted At: BYU, Utah State U, Weber, Utah
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Spanish

Test Scores

Highest ACT:
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ACT Prep:

High School Performance

(no specification of weighting)
Top 25%
High School Type: Public
College Classes In High School:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady
Explanation of Any Low Grades:

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Football , Tennis, Track & Field
How Spent Summers:
Volunteer Experiences:
Awards Received:

College Application Essays

104 Words
Spent a number of years spinning my wheels going nowhere. I saw a college degree as hoops to jump through to get a job. Had no passion, no real desire to learn or do much more than the bare minimum to get by. Through some personal mistakes and mishaps I found myself at the point of giving up quitting higher education. One professor and his class changed that. Over the last year I have undergone a complete transformation. I love...

Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
202 Words
I have a strong desire to learn and grow in an academic setting fused with spiritual guidance and growth. I desire to learn and grow and gain knowledge. I learn and grasp concepts quickly, and I desire to use my knowledge for the betterment of myself and others. I know I will find that at BYU. I have always admired Brigham Young University and have desired to attend. After High school I was accepted to this institution but decided to...

Supplemental Essay: Issue of personal significance
138 Words
When I was called to serve a Spanish speaking mission one of my first concerns were how I would learn the language and communicate with the people of Argentina. I had taken Spanish in High school but was far from fluent. As I entered the MTC I put my trust in the Lord that he would loose my tongue. I went to work studying and doing everything I could to follow the mission rules and to be obedient so I...

College Admissions Advice

What I like about my school’s location and culture
14 Words
What I really like...

How I chose schools to apply to
79 Words
If you don't know what you plan on studying or what career you want to pursue. Examine the curriculum of the degrees you might...

How to approach transferring schools
36 Words
If you know your desired degree examine the professors that teach...

Post-college plans
8 Words
I want...

What I like about my school’s location and culture
29 Words
Logan is the quintessential college town. Small town feel,...