College Admissions Info

Purdue University, ‘18
BS, Finance and Accounting, Economics

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

Im a freshmen at Purdue University studying Finance and Accounting and in the Naval Reserve Officer Training Corps.
From: Santa Clarita, Los Angeles
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: Hispanic
Legacy: No, Other Family Member
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 4 schools
Accepted At: Purdue, Fordham, USC, U San Fran
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Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Spanish

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1200
Highest SAT: 1670
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High School Performance

GPA, Weighted
Top 25%
High School Type: Public
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Academic Performance in High School: Low at first but improved
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Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Track & Field
Extracurricular Activities: Marching Band, Boy/Girl Scouts
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College Application Essays

Childhood was carefree and peaceful, but what’s intriguing about adulthood is how our actions define how we conduct ourselves and the people around us. My transition from childhood to adulthood integrated with my culture, community and my family. My Hispanic background nurtured me to become independent and self-driven because knowledge is useless without application. The community provided opportunities for me to contribute my skills to others, and my family is the reason I want to succeed and become the...

Additional Essay Details:
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When you read the prompt, you must interpret the question "why do we want you, and what can you contribute to the university?"Most prompts ask "what failure did you overcome, or what was your transition from childhood to adulthood; but both of these lead to my original question. After talking about overcoming that failure, how can that improvement help you here at the university. The admission offers are looking for students that are extraordinary and can apply themselves while...

College Admissions Advice

What set me apart from other applicants
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This is the key topic when applying for college is to be extraordinary. Personally, i was an...