crmwar
crmwar,
Pomona ‘18
B.A., Language Studies and Linguistics
Linguistics Major who wants to save the world
Features Included
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Essays
4
Schools
13
Scores
6
Advice
8
ECs
0
Sports

Background

Hometown Kansas City, Missouri
GenderFemale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
AdmissionEarly Action
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken Spanish

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Pomona College (Claremont, CA)
  • Stanford University (Stanford, CA)
  • Brown University (Providence, RI)
  • Yale University (New Haven, CT)
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Pomona College (Claremont, CA)

Applied for a B.A. in Language Studies and Linguistics

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

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General Admissions Advice

Recommended summer activities during high school and college
558 Words
If your school offers classes during the summer, take them so you can get as far ahead as possible. Build up your brain, it’s the most important muscle you’ll ever have. That being said, keep yourself busy – don’t just sit at home and watch Netflix the whole break. Work out, even if it’s just going for a swim once or twice a week. It’s better if you can hit the gym a few times a week, but stay active in whatever way works best for your schedule. If you’re part of a fall sport,...
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Whether I took out loans or applied for scholarships, and my advice
73 Words
Always apply for every scholarship you can, even if you just barely qualify or you aren't sure if you'll end up needing...
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What I like about my school’s location and culture
116 Words
Pomona College is 35 miles east of Los Angeles, which means you can take a train and be in downtown LA in about an hour. It also means the beach isn't as close as you want...
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My favorite course thus far, and why
127 Words
Because Pomona is part of the Claremont Consortium, students can take classes at any of the other four schools. The best class I've taken so far was at Harvey Mudd, called Approaches to Leadership, and it was taught...
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What I now know about my school that I never would have known prior to enrolling
61 Words
It is a much closer community than I would have imagined. With only 1,600 students on campus and 7,700 students...
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How I chose schools to apply to
48 Words
I looked for schools where I would get the best application possible, and for...
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High School Performance

Weighted GPA
4.20
 
Rank
Top 5%
 
High School TypePublic
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest ACT
34
 
ACT Score Details
 
Highest SAT
2080
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1450
SAT IIs

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details9 classes and scores

Sports

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesMarching Band, School Band, National Honor Society, Quiz Bowl/Academic Bowl, Community Cleanup / Service, Gay/Straight Alliance, Tutoring/Mentoring, Church

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received

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