College Admissions Info

Johns Hopkins University, ‘17
BA, Creative Writing

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

Johns Hopkins Undergrad - Writing Seminars and Visual Arts
From: Simsbury
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 4 schools
Accepted At: WPI, JHU
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1510
Highest SAT: 2200
SAT Prep:

High School Performance

GPA, Weighted
Top 5%
High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady
Explanation of Any Low Grades:

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Track & Field
Extracurricular Activities: Church, Junior Classical League / Latin Club, School Newspaper/Magazine/Journalism
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College Application Essays

69 Words
I wrote about being in a pageant when I was younger. I did not enjoy the experience, and I ended up doing my own thing on stage instead of following the rehearsed choreography. I didn't place in the pageant, but I learned a lot about myself. I wasn't a conventional kid, and I wasn't willing to make myself into someone I wasn't for the sake of honors or praise.

College Admissions Advice

5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
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Competitive, driven,...

Most popular extracurricular activities at my college
7 Words
Literary magazines...

What I like about my school’s location and culture
26 Words
Baltimore is so underrated! It's safe, cultural, and...

Additional material sent in after waitlisted or deferred
37 Words
I wasn't waitlisted or deferred at Hopkins, but I was deferred...

My advice about getting recommenders
20 Words
Make sure they are a good...