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ClaudiaGretter
ClaudiaGretter
Johns Hopkins University ‘19
BS, Pre-Medicine Studies

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Extracurriculars & Awards
  • Personal statement
  • 3 supplemental essays

Student Background

Incoming freshmen at Johns Hopkins University who loves community service & human sciences
From: Boca Raton , Florida
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Hispanic
Legacy: Parent
Admission: Early Decision
Applied To: 4 schools
Accepted At: Miami, SMU, Northeastern, Johns Hopkins
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: No
Other Language(s) Spoken: Spanish

Test Scores

34
ACT
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High School Performance

4.10
GPA
Top 25%
Rank
High School Type: Other Private
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Tennis
Extracurricular Activities: Model Congress / Model UN, Community Cleanup / Service
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College Application Essays

Personal Statement: Issue of personal significance
649 Words
The tiny plane shook as the wheels hit the ground. I looked out from my window and marveled at the greenest grass, the bluest sky, and the most sincere smiles. I was finally home in Barquisimeto, Venezuela. I sprinted toward baggage claim, leaving my mother behind to carry our bags, and rushed toward my family; they were always waiting right outside the sliding glass doors. It was a twice-yearly competition between my sister and I: who can reach the family...









Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
202 Words
Southern Methodist University has a drive towards making a difference that perfectly matches my determined, change-the-world personality. I love how undergraduate students are fully able to conduct research and publish findings, all with the help of exceptional lab equipment and the many outstanding libraries on campus. Also, the extensive study abroad programs greatly appeal to the adventurer inside of me who loves exploring new cultures and global perspectives on current issues. The undergraduate population at SMU is also very dedicated...





Supplemental Essay: Unique question posed by school
230 Words
SMU is a diverse learning environment shaped by the convergence of ideas and cultures.  How will your unique experiences or background enhance the University, and how will you benefit from this community? (250-word limit) The main way that I will enhance the university and benefit from the community are actually the same: community service. While I will always put in 110% towards service projects, I plan to take full advantage of SMU's service opportunities both locally and globally. The support of...





Supplemental Essay: Unique question posed by school
273 Words
There is a Quaker saying: “Let your life speak.” Describe the environment in which you were raised – your family, home, neighborhood, or community – and how it influenced the person you are today. (200–250 words)  The smell of warm arepas filled the house every morning as my sister and I jumped out of bed for family breakfast. We started and ended every day around the table together; my mother and father led the conversations with questions about our days and updates on...





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