College Admissions Info

sarmab
‘18

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

From: Salem , Oregon
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: Both Parents, Sibling
Admission: Regular Decision, Early Decision
Applied To: 3 schools
Accepted At: U Oregon, Washington
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

1970
SAT
Converted SAT Score: 1390
Highest SAT: 1970

High School Performance

3.94
GPA
High School Type: Public

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Soccer
Extracurricular Activities: National Honor Society, Hospital Volunteer
Work:

College Application Essays

492 Words
Developing nations face a major setback on the path to their success: a lack of women’s education. The statistics are startling. Women make up two thirds of the world’s illiterate population. They represent two thirds of the total hours worked yet only earn ten percent of the world’s income. Why? A lack of education. Stories highlighting women’s plight for education have spread across the globe causing many to ponder solutions to this daunting task. Young women...







Supplemental Essay: Amusing anecdote
201 Words
Small towns often leave little room for growth. For fifteen years I felt trapped in the rural town of Pocatello, Idaho. There I acted as an opposite of my current self. I settled for skimming by and spent more time on my social life than my school work. I had no ambition and my grades suffered. As I reflect on my freshman year, I realize my failures were due to my lack of motivation. My world changed when I moved...





College Admissions Advice

What set me apart from other applicants
65 Words
Taking college courses at my local community college helped me stand out from the rest. Going abroad and learning about...





Why I ultimately chose my school
53 Words
I chose to attend the University of Washington primarily because of its location. When choosing a...





What I’d change about my school if I were student body president
57 Words
If I were the school president I would focus more on making each student feel like more...





What I’d change about my application process
64 Words
I would have looked at a lot more school and kept my options open wider. I only looked at...





Recommended summer activities during high school and college
75 Words
Work during the summer! College is expensive! A summer job is the perfect way for you to save a little money up for...