College Admissions Info

angelaya
angelaya
North Carolina State University - Raleigh ‘17
BS, International Studies

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

Sophomore at NC State
From: Oviedo, Spain
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Early Decision
Applied To: 6 schools
Accepted At: NC State, Wake Forest, BYU-Idaho, UMD, American
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Spanish, French

Test Scores

1820
SAT
Converted SAT Score: 1300
Highest SAT: 1820

High School Performance

3.55
GPA
Top 25%
Rank
High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady
Explanation of Any Low Grades:

Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: Marching Band, Church, National Honor Society, Spanish Club
How Spent Summers:
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College Application Essays

Personal Statement: Creative personal story
425 Words
Confessions of a Teenage Dork My apologies to Star Wars: A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away, in a period of happiness and love, a young child named Angela was born. As she grew, she joined the weirdest clubs, listened to the weirdest music, and was proud to do it all. The Empire promptly gave her the title of “Dork Queen.” I am a self-proclaimed dork. Instead of Dora the Explora or SpongeBob Squarepants, I spent my...







Supplemental Essay: Strong beliefs/principles
2 Words
Full Essay

Additional Essay Details:
469 Words
While I sit here writing this essay, dreaming of my future, someone out there is starving. Someone out there is afraid to leave their home, yet they dream of one day coming to America to live as we do. Americans are spoiled. We have our big education system, our big homes, our grand democracy, and the American dream and we take it all for granted. How many non-Americans hope to one day be able to live the American Dream? Of...







College Admissions Advice

What I’d change about my application process
57 Words
I was so dead set on going to the only college I was denied from, it was...





Why I declined other schools
36 Words
Well during the whole process I had an order, I knew...





Most popular extracurricular activities at my college
31 Words
I don't really think there's something that's more popular...





My favorite course thus far, and why
42 Words
One of my favorite courses was probably Genetics in Human Affairs. I'm not...





What I now know about my school that I never would have known prior to enrolling
28 Words
How much I would love it. It wasn't...