College Admissions Info

Illinois College51847
Illinois College, ‘16
BS, Economics, Finance

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

I am a very outgoing and responsible person
From: Lagos , Nigeria
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Black / African American
Legacy: No
Admission: Early Decision
Applied To: 4 schools
Accepted At: Illinois College, MSU, Iowa State, U Iowa
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Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1030
Highest SAT: 1410
Other Standardized Tests:

High School Performance

(no specification of weighting)
Top 25%
High School Type: Boarding
College Classes In High School:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Track & Field, Basketball, Soccer
Extracurricular Activities: Choir, Athletics Organization
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College Application Essays

Personal Statement: Leadership experience
493 Words
Contributing to the richness of my community is something I already look forward to. My vast talents of skills and traditions are waiting to be unleashed positively to enhance the university community on arrival.I am a versatile and very active person, characteristic, that has made me very different from most of my peers, who tend to concentrate their energy on one thing rather than trying different things. It is with these attributes that I have bagged in quite a...

College Admissions Advice

Most popular extracurricular activities at my college
29 Words
Make sure you take about your leadership activities as...

My favorite course thus far, and why
43 Words
Your favorite course can be related to your intended major which gives colleges...

Why I ultimately chose my school
40 Words
It came down to whether I wanted to be part of a...

Post-college plans
338 Words
n the next ten years, I see myself establishing my own business back in my country, Nigeria. Setting this goal for myself required a lot of guidance from my professors and my own personal quest for a métier. From my senior year in high school, I always knew that I belonged in the social sciences and in the Nigerian educational system that involved taking commerce,economics and accounting amongst other general classes. I found these classes interesting and always loved to engage in after-class discussions amongst my peers about the state of Nigeria's economy as compared to other state...

Whether I took out loans or applied for scholarships, and my advice
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I did not take out any...