Features Included
1
Essays
8
Schools
8
Scores
3
Advice
4
ECs
1
Sports

Background

Hometown Lake Forest
GenderFemale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
AdmissionRegular Decision
Class of2018
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken French

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Washington University in St. Louis (St. Louis, MO)
  • Northwestern University (Evanston, IL)
  • Harvard University (Cambridge, MA)
  • Princeton University (Princeton, NJ)
  • Yale University (New Haven, CT)
  • University of Texas - Austin (Austin, TX)
  • Rice University (Houston, TX)
Tap/click a school logo above to view essays and advice specific to that school.

Washington University in St. Louis (St. Louis, MO)

Applied for a B.A. in

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

These essays haven't been tagged by school. Click school logos above to see tagged essays.

Growing up, I was always searching for someplace to hide. Which is not to say that I had anything particularly terrible to hide from. If anything, it was the opposite. I was aware from an early age that I had a very nice home, evident in the cozy library with beautiful, old-fashioned wooden paneling and the second living room that nobody actually lived in except me, my piano, and the occasional dog. I spent much of my time between those...
Read more...

General Admissions Advice

What I’d change about my application process
15 Words
Be proactive yourself, don't let...
Read more...
My favorite course thus far, and why
25 Words
A freshman focus program on the literary culture...
Read more...
My extracurricular activities in college, and why I chose them
37 Words
I work on the literary magazine at my school because that's...
Read more...

High School Performance

GPA
4.00
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Top 10%
 
High School TypePublic
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest ACT
35
 
ACT Score Details
 
Other ACT Scores
ACT Prep
SAT IIs

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details5 classes and scores

Sports

Sports

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesNational Honor Society, School Newspaper/Magazine/Journalism, Tutoring/Mentoring, Academic Decathlon
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received

Similar Profiles

polopino
Cornell


Accepted to Cornell, BC, BU

Born in Venezuela, lived in Puerto Rico, currently live in California
jkaplan
Barnard


Accepted to Barnard

Hi! I'm an Early Decision admit to Barnard College. I'm planning on majoring in history with a minor in computer science, as well as continuing to focus on social justice and feminism.
abusicescu
WashU


Accepted to WashU, UC Berkeley, UCLA, Washington, CLU, UN-Reno, UNLV, Hofstra, Willamette

Knowledge is power -- and I am a superhero.
regoe19
UPenn


Accepted to UPenn, Georgetown, Dickinson, Lehigh, Rochester, Bowdoin, Richmond, Wesleyan

Hi! My name is Erica, and I'm a first year student at UPenn's college of arts and sciences!
norabeilayag
UCSD


Accepted to UCSD, UCLA, UC Davis, UC Irvine, UCSC

A passionate volunteer with children who have special needs, looking forward to using my Psych degree to build a career in therapy and continue finding purpose in helping others.