College Admissions Info

sarahhhsheridan
sarahhhsherida
College of William and Mary, ‘18
BA, English

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

I am a member of the College of William and Mary Class of 2018.
From: Leesburg , Virginia
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Early Decision
Applied To: 4 schools
Accepted At: William & Mary
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

2110
SAT
Converted SAT Score: 1470
Highest SAT: 2110
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High School Performance

4.28
GPA
Top 10%
Rank
High School Type: Public
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Academic Performance in High School: Steady
Explanation of Any Low Grades:

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Swimming/Diving (Recruited)
Extracurricular Activities: Community Cleanup / Service, National Honor Society, School Newspaper/Magazine/Journalism, Church
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College Application Essays

Personal Statement: Story central to identity
667 Words
“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...









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...







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...









College Admissions Advice

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