College Admissions Info

University of Richmond, ‘17
BBA, Finance

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

From: North Andover
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Transfer
Applied To: 7 schools
Accepted At: Elon, Hobart, UVM, F&M, Denver U
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Spanish

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1300
Highest SAT: 1830
Other SAT Scores:
SAT Prep:

High School Performance

(no specification of weighting)
Top 50%
High School Type: Boarding
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Low at first but improved

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Rowing (Crew) (Recruited), Squash (Recruited)
Extracurricular Activities: Nonprofit, NGO or Charitable Organization, Student Council / Government, Help Save Our Environment
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College Application Essays

411 Words
Since enrolling at Elon University, my experience has been a positive one; my environment is collegial, comfortable and constant. There is a rhythm to the school that is palpable, and while many of my peers believe it is the right place for them – I am looking for something different. I desire a setting with an even stronger academic rigor and more expansive external stimulus. When choosing a college, I envisioned a community where I would be surrounded by students willing...

Additional Essay Details:
112 Words
The undergraduate application in this profile is the essay that I wrote when trying to transfer from Elon University to University of Richmond. The goal of the essay was to explain why I thought it was important enough to leave the known for the unknown. It was a difficult choice to try to leave Elon and the friends I had made there because there was no way to really know if it was going to be better at Richmond until...

College Admissions Advice

How to approach transferring schools
98 Words
Transferring to a new school is a daunting decision. It is difficult to know whether it will really be better at a new school until you get there. The...