College Admissions Info

Georgia Southern University, ‘19
BA, Language Studies and Linguistics

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

I am a Writing & Linguistics major at Georgia Southern University
From: Atlanta , Georgia
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Black / African American
Legacy: Other Family Member
Admission: Early Decision
Applied To: 6 schools
Accepted At: Clemson, Valdosta State
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Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1180
Highest SAT: 1630
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High School Performance

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Top 5%
High School Type: Public
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Academic Performance in High School: Steady
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Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: National Honor Society, Spanish Club
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College Application Essays

Supplemental Essay: Scholarship application
246 Words
An ever-present topic of discussion in today's technologically dominated society has always been whether the Internet is bring people together or tearing them apart. On one hand, it is argued that the Internet is causing society to have less contact with one another on face-to-face terms, thus completely obliterating the relationships people have. On the opposing side, it is believed that the Internet is, in fact, helping people become more involved with one another. Evidently, the latter opinion is the...

Supplemental Essay: Scholarship application
196 Words
Every artist has an inspiration; one of my greatest artistic inspirations has been PJ Ligouri: artist, writer, and exceptional story teller. From the time I was able to correctly hold a pencil, I have had a love for drawing and writing; when I first saw PJ’s videos on YouTube, I was inspired to do more. Writing has been an avid hobby of mine since 8th grade and I recently graduated high school as of May 17th, 2015. At one point...

Additional Essay Details:
47 Words
The first essay is an essay regarding whether or not the internet and social media brings people together or drives them apart. Most scholarship essays are on topics that require some evaluation. The second is about my personal inspirations in life, this is another common essay question.

College Admissions Advice

My advice about getting recommenders
28 Words
Be in good standing with your teachers, most...

Whether I took out loans or applied for scholarships, and my advice
44 Words
I do use loans and scholarships. Scholarships and grants are your best bet,...

Why I ultimately chose my school
33 Words
I chose my school because it had the exact major...

Recommended summer activities during high school and college
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I recommend you either get...

My favorite course thus far, and why
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First Year Seminar. I love FYE because...