College Admissions Info

Northwestern University, ‘18
BS, Clinical Psychology and Counseling

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

I am a hardworking and caring person
From: Palo Alto
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 5 schools
Accepted At: Washington, San Diego
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Spanish

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1450
Highest SAT: 2080
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High School Performance

(no specification of weighting)
Top 25%
High School Type: Other Private
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Tennis
Extracurricular Activities: Church
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College Application Essays

Personal Statement: Overcoming depression
586 Words
Have you ever been bullied? Have you ever been told that you are worthless? Finding myself has been a struggle throughout the last three years. High school is a place where you are supposed to find yourself and find out what kind of person you want to be. In some cases, people succeed in this task, and in others they do not. By going through constant bullying and emotional breakdowns, I was able to succeed but only after suffering and...

Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
250 Words
Throughout high school, students search for "that” university: one which is perfect for them and leaves them feeling as though they belong. Since the beginning of my junior year, I toured colleges I thought would be a great fit. Each time, I left feeling disappointed with the school. I visited about 15 colleges before I visited Northwestern this August. I immediately knew when I checked in for the tour that I felt completely comfortable. The environment surrounding me made me feel...

Additional Essay Details:
10 Words
be you. show that you are who your essay is

College Admissions Advice

My favorite course thus far, and why
23 Words
My favorite course has been Introduction to...

What I now know about my school that I never would have known prior to enrolling
15 Words
It gets really cold but...

What I’d change about my application process
6 Words
Be more...

Recommended summer activities during high school and college
20 Words
charities, find a passion whether it...

Why I ultimately chose my school
17 Words
Northwestern is a be you...