College Admissions Info

Yale University, ‘17
BS, Neuroscience, Psychology

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

Yale College undergraduate
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: Other Family Member
Admission: Early Action
Applied To: 4 schools
Accepted At: Florida, Yale
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: French, Russian

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1580
Highest SAT: 2340

High School Performance

(no specification of weighting)
Top 5%
High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

None reported

College Application Essays

In every family photo album, there is an iconic image of me with a book. In Rome, age eight, it was Eyewitness Geology; San Gimignano, age nine, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix; Orlando, age twelve, Angels and Demons. I remained composed through elementary school while my hardcover copy of The Goblet of Fire fell to pieces from wear and tear. As I grew, so did my appetite for literature: for better or for worse, in sickness and...

College Admissions Advice

My favorite course thus far, and why
21 Words
The Human Brain; it was an...

Whether I used a private admissions counselor, and advice I received
23 Words
I didn't use a counselor, I just...

Recommended summer activities during high school and college
12 Words
Spend at least one...

What set me apart from other applicants
64 Words
I wasn't really concerned with proving that I'd been a great leader or won awards or anything like that....

My advice about getting recommenders
28 Words
Don't be afraid to specify what you want...