College Admissions Info

University of Miami, ‘18
BS, Neuroscience

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

Undergraduate studying Neuroscience at the University of Miami.
From: Miramar , Florida
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Black / African American
Legacy: Both Parents
Applied To: 10 schools
Accepted At: Princeton, Brown, JHU, Duke, WashU, Rice, Miami, Florida
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Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1470
Highest SAT: 2100
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High School Performance

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Top 1%
High School Type: Public
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Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Volleyball
Extracurricular Activities: National Honor Society, Key Club, Community Cleanup / Service
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College Application Essays

When things get hard, that's when you work harder. Never quit.

Supplemental Essay: Issue of personal significance
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The significance of the phrase “coming of age” can be seen in almost every culture around the world. Culturally, my transition from childhood to adulthood was observed with the celebration of my sixteenth birthday, however, in my opinion, the process of becoming of age is a lot more profound than just turning a different number. Considering this, I could probably go through a whole list of events that would potentially mark the day I crossed into adulthood, but if I...

College Admissions Advice

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My extracurricular activities in college, and why I chose them
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I participated in club volleyball and...