sarahhhsheridan
sarahhhsherida,
William & Mary ‘18
B.A., English
I am a member of the College of William and Mary Class of 2018.
Features Included
3
Essays
4
Schools
10
Scores
1
Advice
4
ECs
1
Sports

Background

Hometown Leesburg, Virginia
GenderFemale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
AdmissionEarly Decision
English First Language Yes

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • College of William and Mary (Williamsburg, VA)
  • University of Virginia (Charlottesville, VA)
  • University of Richmond (Richmond, VA)
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College of William and Mary (Williamsburg, VA)

Applied for a B.A. in English

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Personal Statement
667 Words
Story central to identity
“I have a disease called Multiple Sclerosis. It’s a neurological, autoimmune disease.” My father’s words sounded like another language to my ten-year-old mind. Had he come to me and said he was sick with a simple cold, I would have had the same reaction; slight concern about how he was feeling, but little more than that. I had no idea how greatly impacted I would be. I understood enough to know that something was wrong and responded by...
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Supplemental Essay Using a metaphor
383 Words
The prompt was "What makes you unique and colorful?" If people are colors, then I’m wisteria, the color found in the very back of the box of 120 Crayola crayons. It draws its name from the wisteria plant, found in the Eastern United States and China, two opposite ends of the world. Wisteria is a light, slightly purplish color that appears to be a mix of pink and blue, colors found on opposite ends of the spectrum. This makes wisteria...
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Supplemental Essay “Why us” school essay
564 Words
From the moment I sat down for the information session in Brunet Hall to the glimpse into the dorm rooms before finishing the tour, I knew one thing was certain; the University of Richmond was the school for me. My parents and I fell into a routine at each of our succeeding college visits. “Do you like it here?” they would ask, wondering if my answer would finally change. “It’s fine, but it’s not Richmond.” My love for...
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General Admissions Advice

Post-college plans
18 Words
I plan on going through...
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High School Performance

Weighted GPA
4.28
 
Rank
Top 10%
 
High School TypePublic
College Classes In High School
Academic Performance in High School Steady
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest SAT
2110
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1470
Other SAT Scores
SAT IIs
PSAT Scores

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details5 classes and scores

Sports

SportsSwimming/Diving (Recruited)

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesCommunity Cleanup / Service, National Honor Society, School Newspaper/Magazine/Journalism, Church

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received

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