College Admissions Info

Washington University in St. Louis, ‘18

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

From: Lake Forest
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 8 schools
Accepted At: WashU, UT Austin
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Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: French

Test Scores

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High School Performance

(no specification of weighting)
Top 10%
High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: National Honor Society, School Newspaper/Magazine/Journalism, Tutoring/Mentoring, Academic Decathlon
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College Application 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...

College Admissions Advice

What I’d change about my application process
15 Words
Be proactive yourself, don't let...

My favorite course thus far, and why
25 Words
A freshman focus program on the literary culture...

My extracurricular activities in college, and why I chose them
37 Words
I work on the literary magazine at my school because that's...