College Admissions Info

Colleen
Colleen
University of Nevada - Reno , ‘17
BA, Elementary Education, Human Development

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

My Name Is Colleen, I'm currently a sophomore In college. Im currently transferring from the Community college in Reno to The university on Reno Nevada to pursue a dual degree. The more education you receive the better you will be in the future.
From: Reno , Nevada
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Transfer
Applied To: 2 schools
Accepted At: UN-Reno
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

19
ACT
Highest ACT:

High School Performance

3.25
GPA
High School Type: Public
College Classes In High School:
Academic Performance in High School: Low at first but improved
Explanation of Any Low Grades:

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Dance
Extracurricular Activities: Prom Committee, Student Council / Government
How Spent Summers:
Work:
Application Additional Materials:

College Application Essays

I work thirty hours a week as an assistant preschool teacher, building up my experience with working with children so that I can be the Best Elementary teacher out there. When I was in third grade I was diagnosed with Epilepsy. It was tough trying to always hide the fat that I was different so that I can fit in with all my same friends. Once I reached my 8th grade year of middle school I was blessed to have...



Supplemental Essay: Strong beliefs/principles
59 Words
I have a very strong belief that education Is key. Without it you can't get as far as you plan. I want to be an elementary teacher and help kids strive for getting the bet education they can. If I'm capable for giving them a good experience in the Class they are much more likely to go to College.

College Admissions Advice

Most popular extracurricular activities at my college
20 Words
Football games are a riot. They...





Recommended summer activities during high school and college
10 Words
Go to Tahoe,...





How to approach transferring schools
17 Words
Transferring to UNR is easy,...





What might make for a good “Why Us” essay topic at my school
93 Words
UNR is a beautiful campus. The fact that its in a small city makes it known the city i all for supporting UNR. There is so much to...





Whether I took out loans or applied for scholarships, and my advice
116 Words
I tried to avoid loans as best as possible, UNR offers there own scholarships for students with good SAT/ACT test scores. They also offer help through there website of scholarships that have contacted them....





Post-college plans
29 Words
I have plan of graduation with a dual degree ....