College Admissions Info

University of Houston , ‘19
BA, Advertising

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

I'm Alex! A girl with big dreams and a drive to achieve them!
From: Brownsville , Texas
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Hispanic
Legacy: Sibling
Admission: Early Action
Applied To: 3 schools
Accepted At: U of Houston, Texas A&M, UT Arlington
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: No
Other Language(s) Spoken: Spanish

Test Scores

Highest ACT:

High School Performance

Top 10%
High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Some good some bad

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Cheer/Spirit Squad
Extracurricular Activities: Choir, National Honor Society, Prom Committee
How Spent Summers:
Volunteer Experiences:

College Application Essays

712 Words
I had always dreamed of being a cheerleader. When I entered the sixth grade, I knew that was the first thing I was going to do. I was so determined until my friends talked me out of it. They told me that they were terrible and that they were all jerks. I would see them pass by in the hallways in their uniforms and I would die a little inside because I knew that I was supposed to be wearing...

College Admissions Advice

What I like about my school’s location and culture
164 Words
I chose to go to the University of Houston and a big reason why was the location. Houston is one of the biggest cities in Texas, Heck, it's one of the biggest cities in the United States. You can basically find anything in Houston, and I can almost guarantee...

Whether I took out loans or applied for scholarships, and my advice
104 Words
I had to take out loans. Like one of my teachers once told me, it is almost impossible to go away for college without borrowing at least a little bit of...

What I’d change about my application process
57 Words
Basically, when I first applied to college, I had no idea what I was doing. I wrote...

My favorite course thus far, and why
35 Words
My favorite course right now is Political Science. Yes, I know...

What I now know about my school that I never would have known prior to enrolling
51 Words
My school. the University of Houston, is the second most diverse university in the nation....