College Admissions Info

University of Maryland - College Park, ‘18
BS, Registered Nursing (RN)

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

Hello everyone! Born and raised in Baltimore, Maryland. Now I'm attending the University of Baltimore to major in nursing. I'd like to make a difference in the world, so I intend to become the best nurse I can be ... and maybe something more! :)
From: Baltimore , Maryland
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 3 schools
Accepted At: UMD, Temple
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: No
Other Language(s) Spoken: Spanish, German

Test Scores

Highest SAT: 2395
SAT Prep:
Highest ACT:
Other ACT Scores:
ACT Prep:

High School Performance

GPA, Weighted
Top 10%
High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
College Classes In High School:
Academic Performance in High School: Some good some bad
Explanation of Any Low Grades:

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Cheer/Spirit Squad
Extracurricular Activities: Church, German Club

College Application Essays

Personal Statement: Career aspirations
287 Words
I once read an article that stated “undergraduates change their major at least 10 times while studying at university.” I just find this to be really strange because I have always, and will always want to, study medicine after school. So many things fascinate me in the medical field! Sometimes I feel like I want to study numerous fields all at the same time – dermatology, psychiatry, neurology, etc. But, in the end, I will have to choose one field that interests...

College Admissions Advice

List of schools I interviewed with and my interview experience
135 Words
I applied to two other schools before I finally decided to choose the University of Maryland at College Park. One university was John Hopkins (also located in Baltimore, Maryland) and the other was Temple University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. To...

5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
52 Words
Like I said in my personal essay, the students and faculty at the University of Maryland...

What I now know about my school that I never would have known prior to enrolling
54 Words
The personality of all the people, for sure! Everyone is so inviting, so caring, so full...

How to approach transferring schools
161 Words
If you are transferring schools, I'm sorry. Really, I am because I know the frustration, worry, and anxiety that can come with it. I have not personally transferred undergrad schools, but a couple of my friends have. They say it's just a hassle in general. Not only are...

Post-college plans
52 Words
Since I would like to earn a Bachelor's in nursing to become an RN, I might...