College Admissions Info

kpittman94
kpittman94
University of Virginia ‘16
BA, Art History, Cognitive Science

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

From: Greensboro
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Black / African American, White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Early Decision
Accepted At: UNC, UVA
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

1910
SAT
Converted SAT Score: 1350
Highest SAT: 1910
Other SAT Scores:
SAT IIs:

High School Performance

4.50
GPA
Top 1%
Rank
High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady
Explanation of Any Low Grades:

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Swimming/Diving
Extracurricular Activities: National Honor Society
How Spent Summers:

College Application Essays

Supplemental Essay: Unique question posed by school
259 Words
If I had the opportunity to get lost in any place I would easily choose my grandparent’s attic. Whenever my family and I go to visit my grandparents my grandmother is constantly showing us her ancient jewelry or library, completely overwhelming me in fascination. When we were younger and could only visit a miniscule amount my grandmother would allow my brother’s and I to have something from her room under her agreement; I always darted to the antiques. ...





College Admissions Advice

Most popular extracurricular activities at my college
20 Words
Honor Committee, University Guides (these...





My advice about getting recommenders
54 Words
Choose people who know you on more than just a professional level, but on a personal...





Why I ultimately chose my school
103 Words
UVa has the prestige and rigor of an Ivy League, however I believe it proves more of the "college experience" than an Ivy League can. It is the 2nd (sometimes first)...





Recommended summer activities during high school and college
50 Words
High School: Work experience is definitely good. Mission trips/other trips that can provide...





5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
131 Words
1) Hardworking/Driven- Literally almost everyone here is ridiculous about school work. 2) Fun seeking- Even though students are crazy serious about school work, they also want to have fun. Wineries, hiking, quarry jumping, philanthropies (day parties), bars, etc....