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mfinke14
mfinke14
University of Wisconsin - Madison ‘19
BA, International Studies, Public Health, Biology, Microbiology

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

I am currently a high school senior, and I am planning on attending the University of Wisconsin - Madison this fall. I hope my profile helps you on your road to college!
From: Minneapolis
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision, Early Decision
Applied To: 2 schools
Accepted At: Wisconsin, U of Minnesota
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: German

Test Scores

28
ACT
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High School Performance

4.36
GPA
Top 5%
Rank
High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady
Explanation of Any Low Grades:

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Lacrosse
Extracurricular Activities: Debate Club/Team, Equestrian, German Club, Tutoring/Mentoring, National Honor Society, School Band
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College Application Essays

512 Words
Clutching at my judge’s attention, my eyes hold her gaze as I clasp my wrinkled evidence card. The structured, computed print contrasts with the haphazard fluorescent marks and cryptic rebuttal notes scribbled during my prep time. Ironically, these notes were meant to enhance my arguments against the War on Drugs, but right now, it feels as if they only fight against the original print. Taking a deep breath, focusing, and continuing with acquired ease, I present the evidence from...







Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
494 Words
When I visited the University of Wisconsin-Madison, I immediately felt the students’ pride in their school, their desire to be challenged academically, and their motivation to explore and be involved. Realizing how closely this atmosphere coincides with my values, I know that the innovative environment of this university would strengthen my desire to immerse myself fully in both the school and the world. This is why I am extremely driven to apply to the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Challenging myself academically...







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