College Admissions Info

xjennaj
xjennaj
College of DuPage ‘17
Marketing

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

From: west chicago , Illinois
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Early Action
Applied To: 7 schools
Accepted At: Illinois, Loyola U Chicago, Marquette, Elmhurst, NIU, Illinois State, COD
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

29
ACT
Highest ACT:

High School Performance

4.19
GPA
Top 25%
Rank
High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Awards Received:

College Application Essays

58 Words
Many colleges ask you to write about your career goals and what their school can do for you. I planned to major in marketing, and I am specifically interested in social media and marketing utilizing media. I discussed how I hoped to utilize these forms of media within marketing. Or, I discussed being diagnosed with anxiety and depression.

Supplemental Essay: Unique question posed by school
273 Words
Much like every other teenager, I have an account on almost any social media site one can name. As bad as it may sound, it is an interest of mine. This includes the benefits and the detrimental effect it can have on one's health. I have a personal twitter account and then I have one where people can submit their poetry to me and I will post it. It's grown in the past few months and is up to 16,000 followers....





Supplemental Essay: Diversity statement
338 Words
I am white, that is a fact. I was never aware of how much privilege I had because of the color of my skin until I met my friend, Sandra. I have known Sandra since middle school. We were acquaintances for 2 years, freshman year of high school, well, she didn't like me too much. We were then "frenemies" for lack of a better word, for 2 more years, up until senior year, this year. Junior year, Sandra was in a spoken...





Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
487 Words
In sixth grade, I was involved in a program called Future Problem Solvers of America. My group and I did well at the competition at our school and went on to state. We stayed at Illinois State University. Although I was young, I was able to get acquainted with the university and thought it was a great place. We stayed in the dorms, ate in one of the cafeterias, utilized classrooms and even stood on the stage in one of...







Supplemental Essay: Unique question posed by school
229 Words
Pertaining to my academic strengths, I could go on about how hardworking and determined I am, but isn't everyone? Of course, I have worked hard these past 4 years of high school to maintain a good GPA. I have been taking advanced classes since middle school and have never fell behind. My main academic strength may be my debating skills. If I excelled in any class activity, they were debates or discussions of some sort. I have strong opinions and I...





Supplemental Essay: Issue of personal significance
139 Words
I once helped a girl stop cutting. I will never forget her telling me that I helped her and I felt like I really made a difference in someone's life. I am an avid user of social media, but I don't use it to make fun of people, to bully people for laughs, I utilize it to make people smile. I have a reach of over 100,000 followers and if someone can influence people, they should use their status for good....



College Admissions Advice

Why I ultimately chose my school
72 Words
I ultimately chose my school because I got a full ride. Community college was not the ideal but my dream college was...





How I chose schools to apply to
56 Words
I chose schools mostly by location. I wanted to be somewhat close to home. I also applied...





Recommended summer activities during high school and college
36 Words
I would definitely say that during the summer, you should get...





Whether I took out loans or applied for scholarships, and my advice
51 Words
I applied for schools early to get consideration for merit scholarships which helped to bring...





Post-college plans
32 Words
Post college, I plan to hopefully get a job in...





Similar profiles