College Admissions Info

Wentworth Institute of Technology, ‘17
BS, Mechanical Engineering

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Extracurriculars & Awards
  • 9 advice topics

Student Background

Geeky and artsy engineering student
From: Berlin , Connecticut
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: Both Parents
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 10 schools
Accepted At: Drexel, UMBC, UConn
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Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1260
Highest SAT: 1760
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High School Performance

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Top 1%
High School Type: Public
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Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Swimming/Diving
Extracurricular Activities: School Theater/Plays
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College Application Essays

College Admissions Advice

What I like about my school’s location and culture
100 Words
As a student being in the heart of Boston is a fantastic opportunity to learn and explore the area. It gives students the opportunity to have experiences off campus...

Why I declined other schools
84 Words
I declined other schools, like Daniel Webster because of size and University of Hartford because of the student body. A major part of selecting a...

Recommended summer activities during high school and college
119 Words
I would suggest a fun summer job that still allows you time with your friends and family, however it is important to get the experience for the future and have some savings in the bank so...

Why I ultimately chose my school
66 Words
Ultimately I decided on Wentworth because it offered a unique three tiered education program. This included classroom, labs and on...

5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
56 Words
My school is a mix between geeks, and artsy students. The typical student is going to be...

My favorite course thus far, and why
111 Words
As a mechanical engineer may schools don't start you off in programs related to your major. However Wentworth is different and puts you in an exploratory program revolving around your major for your...

Post-college plans
112 Words
Currently I am going into my Junior year, which at Wentworth means I have an optional Co-op/internship this summer and two mandatory ones next spring and fall. I applied, interviewed and am currently...

Most popular extracurricular activities at my college
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A lot of students at my school participate in clubs like IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers) or ASME (American Society of Mechanical Engineers) which are professional organizations. They have student chapters that allow you to have events and trips...

What I now know about my school that I never would have known prior to enrolling
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My school has some quirks that I would not have known before enrolling. We have a very tightly knit staff within the academic side that really cares about the students. Specifically our dean of students will reach out to you...