Marcela2401
Marcela2401,
Arizona State ‘21
B.S., Environmental Engineering
Constantly laughing and enjoying the company of dogs.
Features Included
3
Essays
4
Schools
12
Scores
4
Advice
0
ECs
0
Sports

Background

Hometown Houston, Texas
GenderFemale
EthnicityHispanic, White Non-Hispanic
First Gen College StudentNo

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Arizona State University (Tempe, AZ)
  • University of Texas - Austin (Austin, TX)
  • Texas A&M University (College Station, TX)
  • Texas A&M University - Galveston (Galveston, TX)
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Arizona State University (Tempe, AZ)

Applied for a B.S. in Environmental Engineering

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

I grew up in a multiethnic family as my father is Caucasian of German and Scotch-Irish descent and my mother is a Salvadorean immigrant. At home I speak Spanish and English, plus I attended a dual language (Spanish/English) school that instilled a commitment to community service as a part of its curriculum. When I was in the eighth grade I was given a project to study some of our city's leading environmental problems and come up with ways that...
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Supplemental Essay: Other
503 Words
Over the years in school, a number of classmates have looked at me and asked about my last name. It may seem odd to them that a brown-skinned girl with obviously Latino features would have such an English last name. Some follow with the question to which group do I identify with ethnically. I simply say that I am neither one nor the other, but of two ethnicities. My father is American, of German/ Scotch-Irish descent, and my mother is...
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Supplemental Essay: Unique question posed by school
492 Words
The ticket I hold in my hand took me back in time to a fair that is known for a countless number of things and holds much mystery. The fair I am referring to is the Chicago World Fair of 1893 also known as the Columbian Exposition. It was about four in the morning when the train I was on finally arrived in Chicago. I was in contact with a woman who was one of the secret organizers that helped push...
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School Specific Advice

How I chose schools to apply to
86 Words
A&M is such a known school all over the nation. Everyone knows them for their traditions and that aggies hire aggies. It is true! I've...
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More Essays

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General Admissions Advice

What set me apart from other applicants
49 Words
Overall, there were a couple of things that set me apart from other applicants. These...
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Recommended summer activities during high school and college
32 Words
Summer activities that you love, definitely do them. I do...
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Whether I took out loans or applied for scholarships, and my advice
76 Words
I didn't take out any loans, and as of right now I don't think I will take any out for my undergrad. Loans...
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High School Performance

GPA
3.87
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Top 50%
 
College Classes In High School
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest SAT
1140
 
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AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details9 classes and scores

Sports

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