College Admissions Info

Tulane University, ‘19
BA, International Studies

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

Roll Wave
From: Boulder City , Nevada
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Early Action
Applied To: 7 schools
Accepted At: Case, Richmond, BU, Tulane, Denver U
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Spanish

Test Scores

Highest ACT:
ACT Prep:

High School Performance

(no specification of weighting)
Top 1%
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: Volleyball, Soccer
Extracurricular Activities: National Honor Society
How Spent Summers:
Volunteer Experiences:

College Application Essays

639 Words
“You ready?” he asks. I nod, masking my uncertainty. I have been waiting for this moment as long as I can remember, and I must swallow my fear. I grab my mother’s hand and close my eyes. Not much time has passed when I hear, “All done.” I cautiously open one eye, then the other. My heart is pattering in my chest, but I force myself to look. I smile. My Hebrew tattoo is beautiful, written in black ink. ...

Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
14 Words
my essay was bad, and it did not reflect my true desire to attend.

College Admissions Advice

What I’d change about my application process
19 Words
I would have applied later. I...

What might make for a good “Why Us” essay topic at my school
24 Words
Do not talk about how prestigious the...

My advice about getting recommenders
25 Words
Ask early in the year, and pick a...

Whether I took out loans or applied for scholarships, and my advice
34 Words
I applied for scholarships, but I did not receive as...

Why I ultimately chose my school
59 Words
I ultimately chose my school because it is the perfect combination of academics and social life. I have...