College Admissions Info

ChrisBU
ChrisBU
Boston University ‘16
BS, Public Health, Community Health and Preventive Medicine

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

Future Murse Practitioner. Currently saving lives on the daily as an EMT and lifeguard. I also teach people to do those things.
From: Billerica
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 14 schools
Accepted At: Villanova, Lehigh, New Haven, UConn, UMass, Northeastern, WPI, BU
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Spanish, German

Test Scores

2150
SAT
Converted SAT Score: 1490
Highest SAT: 2150
SAT Prep:
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High School Performance

4.41
GPA
Top 5%
Rank
High School Type: Religious
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady
Explanation of Any Low Grades:

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Cross Country, Lacrosse, Swimming/Diving, Track & Field
Extracurricular Activities: American Cancer Society, Community Cleanup / Service, National Honor Society, Spanish Club, Science Club/Team, Student Council / Government, Students Against Drunk Driving (Destructive Decisions) (SADD), Debate Club/Team, Church
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College Application Essays

589 Words
It comes in phases. Each phase fulfills a different purpose and is timed precisely to meet my needs for any important event. Early stages often coincide with interviews, presentations or other formal events. They allow for the essence of professionalism and formality to take precedence. Later stages aid my pondering while caught in a moment of existential angst or render me impervious to a bitter gust of wind while out for an early-morning jog in the last week of November....









College Admissions Advice

What I now know about my school that I never would have known prior to enrolling
13 Words
College is really hard...





What I like about my school’s location and culture
20 Words
I thought living in the city...





Why I declined other schools
1 Words
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5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
5 Words
Hard-working, motivated,...





Additional material sent in after waitlisted or deferred
12 Words
I should have sent...