College Admissions Info

Marcela2401
Marcela2401
Arizona State University ‘21
BS, Environmental Engineering

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

Constantly laughing and enjoying the company of dogs.
From: Houston , Texas
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Hispanic, White Non-Hispanic
Accepted At: Texas A&M, TA&M Galveston
Denied At:
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Withdrew From:

Test Scores

1140
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High School Performance

3.87
GPA
Top 50%
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Academic Performance in High School: Steady

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College Application 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...





Supplemental Essay for UT Austin, Texas A&M, TA&M Galveston: 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...







Supplemental Essay for UT Austin, Texas A&M, TA&M Galveston: 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...







College 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...





Recommended summer activities during high school and college
32 Words
Summer activities that you love, definitely do them. I do...





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...





How I chose schools to apply to (Texas A&M)
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...