College Admissions Info

carolinewashere
carolinewashere

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

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From: Menlo Park , California
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Asian
Applied To: 15+ schools
Accepted At: Penn State, Washington, Bard, Northeastern, Santa Clara, Scripps, UC Riverside, UCSC
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Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

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High School Performance

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Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Cross Country
Extracurricular Activities: School Band
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College Application Essays

558 Words
On April 6, 1998, my parents officially adopted me from China. My mother was too old when she got married to have kids, so my parents turned to the Bay Area Adoption Services. There, they discovered it would not take long as they were willing to adopt a “special needs” child—children who did not necessarily have special needs but had something different about them that made them unusual. In my case, I had a birthmark that covered the side of my...









Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
181 Words
What about Scripps College inspired you to apply? (200 words) I do not know if I can explain why Scripps inspired me to apply in a mere two hundred words. The strong community that I discovered at Scripps is unlike any other I have encountered at a college. I heard the admissions officer say that attending an all-women’s college opens a whole different world of connections outside school and a boost of confidence. While I was walking around the campus...



Additional Essay Details:
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Scripps Personal Statement You are about to open a bookstore. What are one or two of the first books you would order to stock in your store and why? (500 words) I am a big reader. I love reading everything. I love the excitement and the parts that are left up for interpretation and the symbolism. I love short books, long books, books for adults, and books for children. I have read a wide array of books that I have adored....















College Admissions Advice

List of schools I interviewed with and my interview experience
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