College Admissions Info

University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill, ‘17
BS, Biology

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

Sophomore at UNC Chapel Hill majoring in Biology
From: Winterville , North Carolina
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Early Decision, Accepted From Waitlist
Applied To: 4 schools
Accepted At: UNC, NC State, UNC-Wilmington
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1360
Highest SAT: 1920
SAT Prep:
Highest ACT:

High School Performance

GPA, Weighted
Top 25%
High School Type: Other Private
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
College Classes In High School:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady
Explanation of Any Low Grades:

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Cheer/Spirit Squad, Soccer
Extracurricular Activities: Community Cleanup / Service, Beta Club
How Spent Summers:
Volunteer Experiences:
Awards Received:

College Application Essays

Supplemental Essay: Unique question posed by school
604 Words
At first, all my parents gave me was the disappointed look and said, "you know what you should do; it's your decision." I had told them my plans to quit my part-time job at Home Town Pharmacy at the start of my senior year and was awfully surprised to hear this nonchalant response: "it's your decision." With no obligation to do what my parents advised and the decision completely my own, I began to reconsider my options. All the choices...

Supplemental Essay: Unique question posed by school
587 Words
I sit at my desk in my AP Government class, prepared to take this unit’s test on federalism and start fiddling with my pen. As I move it from one side of the desk to another, turning it between my fingers, I notice the words on it, which they have never stood out to me before now: “Home Town Discount Pharmacy.” I see and lose so many of these pens in one week, they have never held any significance...

College Admissions Advice

Why I ultimately chose my school
131 Words
After visiting the campus, researching the opportunities to get involved, and talking with other enrolled students that already attended UNC, I realized there was a special drive here that I had not come across anywhere else. There is always...

What set me apart from other applicants
100 Words
Something that stood out in my application process was having an after-school job my junior and senior years of high school. While some students had jobs during the summer, I...