College Admissions Info

SarahLynneWalk
Vanderbilt University, ‘15
BA, International Relations

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

From: Belleville , Illinois
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: Both Parents
Admission: Early Decision
Applied To: 3 schools
Accepted At: Vanderbilt, Indiana, Illinois
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: French, Spanish

Test Scores

32
ACT
Highest ACT:
ACT Prep:

High School Performance

3.90
GPA
Top 5%
Rank
High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
College Classes In High School:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady
Explanation of Any Low Grades:

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Dance
Extracurricular Activities: School Theater/Plays, Community or summer theater/plays, Dance, National Honor Society, School Band, School Choir
How Spent Summers:
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College Application Essays

Personal Statement: Family background
705 Words
Melinda is the most intelligent, selfless person I have ever known. She is a family practice doctor who dutifully spends endless hours at the hospital, sometimes working for weeks without a day off. Melinda makes friends with the night janitors and her patients adore her for being so kind-hearted. She is a hero to many, and the community distinguishes her as the epitome of perfection. Ironically, I do not like her whatsoever as she has brought angst, grief, and overwhelming...











College Admissions Advice

What I like about my school’s location and culture
33 Words
My school's location in Nashville offered the perfect mix between...





My advice about getting recommenders
58 Words
Try to take multiple classes with the same teacher if you have the option. Spending more time...





How to increase chances at my school
5 Words
Applying Early...