College Admissions Info

University of Colorado - Boulder, ‘19
BA, Environmental Architecture and Design

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

From: Fort Collins , Colorado
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: Both Parents
Admission: Early Action
Applied To: 7 schools
Accepted At: Colorado, Clark
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

Highest ACT:

High School Performance

(no specification of weighting)
Top 25%
High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
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Academic Performance in High School: Low one semester/year
Explanation of Any Low Grades:

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Rowing (Crew)
Extracurricular Activities: National Honor Society, Choir, Church, School Band, School Jazz / Orchestra
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College Application Essays

Personal Statement: Failure experience
620 Words
I shifted on my seat nervously, tensed the muscles in my calves, and alternatingly tightened and loosened the grasp of my fingers on my oar. As I heard the regatta official call, "Go!" I shoved my weight back and yanked on the oar, half, half, three quarter, then full slide, and the race was on. The wind threw tendrils of my hair into my face, and I spit them out of my mouth, trying to listen for our coxswain, Ang,...

College Admissions Advice

Why I ultimately chose my school
187 Words
Although I really loved all of the schools that I applied to, I decided to go with University of Colorado Boulder because of a couple of key factors. A really big factor was the cost element, because even with all the aid I received from other schools, they still were more expensive than CU is for...

My advice about getting recommenders
161 Words
To get recommendations, definitely focus on teachers, coaches, or community members who you have personally grown a connection with and who you appreciated as a mentor in your time in high school. Both of my recommendation letters came from teachers who I had in my previous years of...