College Admissions Info

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

Hi, my name is Uchenna and I am originally from NYC but moved to LA at the end of my freshman year.
From: New York City , New York
Gender: Female
First Gen College Student: No
Race/Ethnicity: Black / African American
Accepted At: BC, Swarthmore, Dartmouth, Bryn Mawr, ColoradoC, ConnCollege, Georgetown, Haverford, William & Mary
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

Highest ACT:
Other ACT Scores:
ACT Prep:

High School Performance

GPA, Weighted
Top 5%
High School Type: Other Private
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: National Honor Society, Black Student Union, Dance, Debate Club/Team, Photography / Film, School Jazz / Orchestra
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work:
Volunteer Experiences:
Awards Received:

College Application Essays

Personal Statement for BC, Swarthmore, Duke, Vanderbilt, Harvard, Princeton, UPenn, Dartmouth, Bryn Mawr, ColoradoC, ConnCollege, Georgetown, Haverford, William & Mary: Family member’s disability, Feeling out of place, Issue of personal significance, Overcoming a health obstacle, Summer experience
260 Words
As I hung up the phone, I wondered how it was possible that my father and I could talk for three hours. From the time I was little my father and I have been strangers. He lived in Germany and I lived in the United States, so I would only see him once or twice a year. He always made sure that my visits were special, but still, once I returned to my mom’s house, we would lose touch...

Supplemental Essay for ColoradoC: Unique question posed by school
539 Words
The Block Plan at Colorado College has a tradition of innovation and flexibility. Please design your own three-and-a-half week course and describe what you would do. (no more than 500 words) I would design a music history course: Popular Music in the U.K. from 1900 to 2000. My favorite subject is history and I love playing and listening to music, so I would want to incorporate the two into one course. When I listen to music I often wonder how musicians come...

College Admissions Advice

What I’d change about my application process
64 Words
I wish that I started testing earlier because I started taking my SATIIs in senior year. I was so...

What I’d change about my application process
86 Words
I would engage in more out of school activities. Most of my extracurricular activities were in school or independent but I wasn't really involved in many...

What I’d change about my application process
26 Words
It's important to apply to reach schools just...

Why I ultimately chose my school (Not Listed)
174 Words
From the beginning of my college process I knew I wanted to apply abroad but I wasn't sure how to go about that. My college counselor did not know how the process worked so I had to navigate it myself. I ultimately decided that the UK was the most viable place for...

How I chose schools to apply to (ColoradoC)
114 Words
I almost applied ED to Colorado College. When I was choosing schools to apply to, schools with a small undergraduate population, a small student to teacher ratio, a focus on undergraduate learning and a...

Why I declined other schools (Dartmouth, Georgetown)
166 Words
Georgetown and Dartmouth were two schools I was very surprised, but grateful to get into and when I was making the decision to enroll somewhere, it was really hard. I was mostly interested in Georgetown because of the location, D.C. is an amazing city and I am planning on...