College Admissions Info

julia.zuercher
julia.zuercher
College of William and Mary ‘17
BS, Biology, Chemistry

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

Pre-Veterinary Student at the College of William and Mary
From: Short Pump , Virginia
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: Sibling
Admission: Early Decision
Applied To: 1 school
Accepted At: William & Mary
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

1960
SAT
Converted SAT Score: 1380
Highest SAT: 1960
Other SAT Scores:
SAT Prep:

High School Performance

3.99
GPA
Top 5%
Rank
High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: Best Buddies, Equestrian, French Club, National Honor Society, Science Club/Team, Tutoring/Mentoring
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College Application Essays

107 Words
Because I'm going into veterinary medicine, I analyzed my growth as a person by the lessons I've learned from my pets as they came into my life. I got my first fish when I was in elementary school, and learned they are lame. But, it made me more responsible and appreciative when I got to middle school and adopted our first dog. My confidence and drive came in high school when I started riding horses and learned just how hard...



Supplemental Essay: Amusing anecdote
25 Words
I talked about recycling and the response I get when I ask people to recycle instead of throw things out. It was sassy and funny

College Admissions Advice

Most popular extracurricular activities at my college
8 Words
Community service....





5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
26 Words
TWAMPS (typical William and Mary People - nerdy...





How to increase chances at my school
19 Words
Have an interview. It really makes...





What I now know about my school that I never would have known prior to enrolling
41 Words
Just be sure that you are a good fit. W&M focuses...