College Admissions Info

jgingold
jgingold
Humboldt State University ‘18
BA, Architectural Engineering

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

Super down to earth, I like dogs and the beach
From: Sunnyvale
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 4 schools
Accepted At: Academy Art, ACPHS, Amherst, Humboldt
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

1920
SAT
8
ACT
Converted SAT Score: 1360
Highest SAT: 1920
Highest ACT:
Other Standardized Tests:

High School Performance

4.00
GPA
Top 25%
Rank
High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: Boy/Girl Scouts
How Spent Summers:
Work:
Awards Received:

College Application Essays

Personal Statement: Family background
520 Words
Everyone has a motto. Most of the time IT IS unspoken and unrealized, a theme ONE barely REALIZES writes the story of their LIFE. At an early age I realized that experiences give you knowledge so I began FOLLOWING the motto, “Be brave, take risks, nothing can substitute experience.” Throughout my childhood I jumped at opportunities which WOULD fulfill my motto and the product--my passion for adventure. Early in my childhood I loved foods other kids found disgusting. One of...









Supplemental Essay: Issue of personal significance
3 Words
Boy scouts award

Additional Essay Details:
1066 Words
I went to Boy Scout camp for seven years. Every year we would make the four hour trek up to the Sierra Nevada mountains where Camp High Sierra was located. One of my favorite parts about camp was that it never changed. A comforting constant. I knew that when I got there, it would smell like fresh pine, ice cold Miwok lake would be full of screaming first years who were taking their swim tests, that the archery range, climbing...















College Admissions Advice

Most popular extracurricular activities at my college
16 Words
the most popular extracurricular activities...





5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
6 Words
hippy, free-spirited,...





My favorite course thus far, and why
19 Words
I really enjoyed the botany course...





Recommended summer activities during high school and college
10 Words
work work work...





Why I ultimately chose my school
28 Words
the campus is absolutely beautiful and the people...





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