College Admissions Info

cmauk
cmauk
Tulane University ‘18
BS, Economics, Political Science and Government

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

I am a rising sophomore at Tulane University, currently working towards a Political Science and Economics double major and a Spanish minor.
From: Wilmington , Delaware
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Applied To: 6 schools
Accepted At: Emory, UDel, South Carolina, Tulane
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

2020
SAT
Converted SAT Score: 1420
Highest SAT: 2020

High School Performance

3.80
GPA
High School Type: Boarding
AP / IB Classes and Scores:

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Tennis, Swimming/Diving, Track & Field
Extracurricular Activities: Student Activities Committee
How Spent Summers:
Work:

College Application Essays

Personal Statement: Leaving home, Study/travel abroad
709 Words
"Never have I ever been out of the country," I said during a PG version of the classic ice breaker during a tennis team dinner. It was my junior year at Hill, a boarding school where 18% of our student body hails from foreign countries. The most exotic place I had been so far was West Virginia, which paled in comparison to the streets of Seoul or the rainforest of Nigeria. Unbeknownst to me during that dinner however was that I...











Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
709 Words
"Never have I ever been out of the country," I said during a PG version of the classic ice breaker during a tennis team dinner. It was my junior year at Hill, a boarding school where 18% of our student body hails from foreign countries. The most exotic place I had been so far was West Virginia, which paled in comparison to the streets of Seoul or the rainforest of Nigeria. Unbeknownst to me during that dinner however was that I...











College Admissions Advice

Why I ultimately chose my school
57 Words
I ultimately chose Tulane because I could see myself happy at the school. Walking around during and...





My favorite course thus far, and why
51 Words
My first semester I took U.S. Foreign Relations since 1942, and it was easily my...





5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
65 Words
1) open-minded 2) happy-- though it would be hard not to be happy when surrounded by palm trees! 3) hard-working- we...





How to increase chances at my school
36 Words
Show demonstrated interest! Tulane offers early action, single choice early action...





Recommended summer activities during high school and college
46 Words
Do not be afraid to do something different. Summers are for trying new things......