College Admissions Info

monkster519
monkster519
Northwestern University ‘15
BS, Industrial Engineering

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Extracurriculars & Awards
  • Personal statement
  • 5 advice topics

Student Background

Senior Industrial Engineering major at Northwestern University
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: Both Parents
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 7 schools
Accepted At: Northwestern, Illinois, UMich, WashU, Rochester, CMU
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:

Test Scores

35
ACT
Highest ACT:
ACT Prep:
PSAT Scores:

High School Performance

4.50
GPA
Top 5%
Rank
High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: Yearbook, DECA (Distributive Education Clubs of America)
Awards Received:

College Application Essays

637 Words
The year is 2025. I am driving to work in my brand new hydrogen fueled car. I stop at a red light and look around to admire my surroundings. I am in the city of Glendale, California. Glendale has been my home for a few years now, ever since I finally achieved my dream job. The light turns green, and I continue my drive. Suddenly I can see the Walt Disney Imagineering headquarters in front of me, and a big smile...









College Admissions Advice

My favorite course thus far, and why
35 Words
My favorita class so far has been a class in optimization...





5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
5 Words
Driven, intelligent,...





What I like about my school’s location and culture
53 Words
Being close to Chicago is a huge plus. Most students don't utilize it as much as...





Why I ultimately chose my school
25 Words
After being admitted, I visited the school again...





My extracurricular activities in college, and why I chose them
46 Words
I've never been a fan of overcommitting to activities. Many people here are but...