College Admissions Info

Boston University, ‘19
BS, Computer Science

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Personal statement
  • 1 advice topics

Student Background

Private School student from Richmond Virginia. Starting Freshman Year at Boston University in August.
From: Richmond , Virginia
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Black / African American
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 12 schools
Accepted At: BU, UVM
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1290
Highest SAT: 1810
Highest ACT:

High School Performance

(no specification of weighting)
High School Type: Other Private

Extracurriculars & Awards

None reported

College Application Essays

Personal Statement: Transition to adulthood
650 Words
It's seven pm on Christmas Eve. My sister and I have baked the cookies, poured the milk, and set them out on the coffee table next to the bag of oatmeal and glitter. We say goodnight to mom and dad and run upstairs to our separate bedrooms, a whole three hours before bedtime. As excited as we are for morning to arrive, we struggle to fall asleep. We lie awake for hours, feigning slumber when our parents come in to...

College Admissions Advice

Whether I took out loans or applied for scholarships, and my advice
98 Words
Scholarships made a large difference in paying for my tuition. Coming from a private school, my family had already been paying the equivalent of a college tuition. Going to...