College Admissions Info

North Carolina State University - Raleigh, ‘18
BS, Cellular Biology

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Extracurriculars & Awards
  • 6 advice topics

Student Background

I am a current undergraduate student at North Carolina State University majoring in Cellular, Molecular, and Developmental Biology with two perspective minors in German and Biotechnology (separately).
From: Bunn , North Carolina
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Prefer Not to Share
Legacy: No
Admission: Early Decision
Applied To: 1 school
Accepted At: NC State
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1150
Highest SAT: 1590
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High School Performance

GPA, Weighted
Top 1%
High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Some good some bad
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Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Cheer/Spirit Squad, Dance, Track & Field
Extracurricular Activities: Marching Band, Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA), School Band, Local Orchestra / Symphony / Band, Beta Club, School Choir
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College Application Essays

Additional Essay Details:
140 Words
Essay questions included a personal statement and the following four short response questions: Please provide a personal statement about yourself so that we may better get to know you. This is your opportunity to tell us anything you think we should know about you as we consider your application for an admission decision. There is no required topic, format or length. Although this information is optional, including this information may assist your admission. Leadership is a core value of North...

College Admissions Advice

What I now know about my school that I never would have known prior to enrolling
91 Words
NCSU always looked like a fun school, but I did not realize that was because NCSU actually is a fun school. The students are all nice, the...

My advice about getting recommenders
73 Words
When choosing someone to recommend you, always choose the person that knows how you work. Try to avoid using a specific teacher...

What I’d change about my application process
40 Words
Don’t freak out. I was terrified my senior year that anything...

Recommended summer activities during high school and college
120 Words
Find a skill you really like and stick with it! Many of the summer activities I chose through high school were skill-specific. Throughout high school I attended (in order) the UNCG Summer Music Camp for flute...

How to increase chances at my school
91 Words
NC State is not a joke. Many people jested with me about how ‘stupid’ my school is during my application process – those people don’t know what...

What set me apart from other applicants
109 Words
Though I don’t think it was necessarily a good thing, I never stayed with one group or club for very long; I dipped through clubs for a year at a time. I...