College Admissions Info

MeganJane
MeganJane
Seton Hall University, ‘16
BS, International Relations and National Security Studies

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

A passionate law student, mentor, and future advocate
From: Tualatin , Oregon
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Accepted At: American, UT Austin, Pacific University, Willamette, U Oregon
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Mandarin

Test Scores

2140
SAT
Converted SAT Score: 1490
Other SAT Scores:
SAT Prep:

High School Performance

3.60
GPA
Top 25%
Rank
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Volleyball, Track & Field
Extracurricular Activities: Debate Club/Team, School Jazz / Orchestra, School Newspaper/Magazine/Journalism

College Application Essays

Personal Statement for Seton Hall, American, UT Austin, Pacific University, Willamette, U Oregon: Childhood memory, Embarrassing mistake, Failure experience, Family background, Feeling out of place, International background, Leaving home, Study/travel abroad, Summer experience
65 Words
The summer of my sophomore year, I felt certain in my abilities to study in Brazil, with a host family I had never met and a language I had barely studied. Half way through my summer, I attempted to travel a park by myself, but became hopelessly lost. The experience taught me self-reliance, the kindness of strangers, and the importance of critical self-evaluation for preparedness.

College Admissions Advice

What I now know about my school that I never would have known prior to enrolling
143 Words
Seton Hall is a very close knit community, with a small student body and compassionate students. While this was clear from the school tour, I did not realize the reason why until I attended: most students are from New Jersey. While at first...