College Admissions Info

Loyola University New Orleans, ‘20
BS, Music Technology

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

I was very unsure about what I wanted to study or where I wanted to go when looking into colleges, but I have loved my experience so far and am currently a sociology major.
From: Baton Rouge , Louisiana
Gender: Female
First Gen College Student: No
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Accepted At: LSU, ULL
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Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1320
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High School Performance

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Top 50%
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Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: National Honor Society, School Band, Animal Foster Care Provider / Animal Rescue Volunteer, School Newspaper/Magazine/Journalism
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College Application Essays

224 Words
Unfortunately I lost the essay at some point, but I explained my experience doing martial arts since I was four years old. I was often the only girl in the class, and that became more and more true as I got older. I talked about different challenges I overcame from small but scary ones, such as learning to do a cartwheel when I was four or five, to greater accomplishments like earning my second degree blackbelt before finishing high school....

College Admissions Advice

Why I recommend taking a gap year
194 Words
I didn't take a gap year, but I think it would have helped me a lot if I had. I felt very pressured to go to college right away even though my parents would have been supportive if I had decided to take a gap year. I did not know what I wanted to study, and because of...

How I narrowed down my essay topics
231 Words
Write about something you care about, but you should also feel comfortable sharing. Do not feel pressured to share anything. Anything you are passionate about can be formed into an essay if you are really involved in it. It should be something that you are proud of. When I was a freshman in high school I was hospitalized for 6 weeks, and people often assume that is what my essay...

Misconceptions I had about college before attending
92 Words
I thought that I wanted to go to a big school. My high school was about 1500 kids, and I thought going to a school with anywhere less than 5000...