College Admissions Info

West Liberty University, ‘18
BS, Public Relations

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

I just completed my first semester in college. I'm majoring in PR.
From: Turkmenabat , Turkmenistan
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 3 schools
Accepted At: WVU, Westminister, Troy
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: No
Other Language(s) Spoken: Russian

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1290
Highest SAT: 1800
Other SAT Scores:
SAT Prep:

High School Performance

GPA, Weighted
Top 1%
High School Type: International
Academic Performance in High School: Steady
Explanation of Any Low Grades:

Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: Chess, Community Cleanup / Service
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College Application Essays

Personal Statement: One moment that changed you
503 Words
I know what it is to be shy, to feel uncomfortable in a new place. I used to feel like that while I spent most of my time just at my school and home. It would have continued for a long time, if one day I had not called my friend to go to chess club with me. I was going to the place I had never seen before, to play a game I had never played. A twelve-year-old girl...

Supplemental Essay: Issue of personal significance
279 Words
One of the most interesting discussions in my life happened during a college club when organizer asked the group about the biggest challenge in a foreign country. Everyone started to speak about communication barriers because of language or cultural differences. I was listening to the audience and remembered how I overcame such misconception. In Turkmenabat there is a boarding-school for deaf-and-dumb children across Turkmenistan. Meeting with new people is very important for children because they do not have many opportunities...

Supplemental Essay: Unique question posed by school
238 Words
When I think about successful people, I usually imagine confident and erudite men and women who can make a conversation interesting. Those people do not concentrate only on their jobs whether they are politicians or internet genii. We call people successful not only for their professional achievements but also for abilities to inspire other people, and being leaders of their communities. Liberal arts college is a place where people learn different aspects of life and education, broaden their world view....

Supplemental Essay: Scholarship application
186 Words
Since the ninth grade of High school I started my search for Higher education opportunities. What I have learnt about US Higher education system was similar to my own view of learning process. Colleges provide various ways for self-expression and welcome new, fresh ideas. As a future international student I cannot wish anything more. The most important thing in college choice is an understanding of the actual atmosphere of the place; something that is beyond smiley faces in college brochures....

Additional Essay Details:
22 Words
My school didn't require essay at all but I submitted it anyways, so that they would see me as a real person.

College Admissions Advice

What I’d change about my application process
37 Words
I wish I prepared more for the SAT because it really...

Most popular extracurricular activities at my college
20 Words
Sports are huge! I know people...

5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
15 Words
nice but reserved towards strangers,...

How to increase chances at my school
43 Words
West Liberty is all about SAT score and/or athletics. If you have...

Why I ultimately chose my school
109 Words
I chose West Liberty because of 2 main reasons. First is the scholarship I got here. It's about 50 per cent of total cost; plus the total cost of education in WLU is among the...

My favorite course thus far, and why
51 Words
I loved my English 101 class. It was one of the mandatory gen.ed classes, so...