College Admissions Info

Stockton University, ‘18
BS, Environmental and Marine Sciences

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

I am a Hispanic freshman at Stockton university, and I recently enrolled during Spring. I'm pursuing a bachelors environmental science degree, but I love any subject that isn't math! I also love meeting people and I'm happy to offer advice.
From: Manchester , New Jersey
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Hispanic
Legacy: Sibling
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 1 school
Accepted At: Stockton
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: English

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1140
Highest SAT: 1570
Other SAT Scores:
SAT Prep:

High School Performance

(no specification of weighting)
Top 50%
High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
College Classes In High School:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady
Explanation of Any Low Grades:

Extracurriculars & Awards

None reported

College Application Essays

Personal Statement: Challenged a belief
663 Words
Sitting in the kitchen with just tattered jeans and a t-shirt, it was not a typical Sunday morning for me. I felt the anxiety in my chest quiver. I knew my mom would yell, but this time I was going to finally stand up. I told myself today would be the day, it would finally be different this time. β€œHun, why ain't you ready for church? We need to leave.” Her eyes were disappointed, and her tapping foot impatient. β€œ...Iβ€...

College Admissions Advice

Whether I took out loans or applied for scholarships, and my advice
110 Words
Due to my financial situation, I had to take out several loans for my education. I know having thousands of dollars in debt can sound terrifying, but it doesn't have to be. Even...

Why I ultimately chose my school
116 Words
Stockton is a great university, and i picked it because it had everything I could ask for in a college. For one, It's a public school so the in-state tuition is pretty low at $12,000 a...

Recommended summer activities during high school and college
130 Words
Summer is a super valuable time when it comes to college, but it can still be loads of fun and there's tons of options. You could try to organize events like book or toy drives for local elementary schools...

How to increase chances at my school
117 Words
While some think grades really make your college application, it really doesn't Grades alone will not carry your application at Stockton, and extracurriculars are pretty much vital. But your activities don't always have to be...

Post-college plans
108 Words
My plans aren't set in stone, but I do have a good idea of what life will be like post college. Stockton offers internships to seniors, so I may or may not...