College Admissions Info

University of Colorado - Boulder, ‘18

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

From: Austin , Texas
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 6 schools
Accepted At: Texas Christian, Auburn, Alabama, Colorado
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1200
Highest SAT: 1670
Other SAT Scores:
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High School Performance

(no specification of weighting)
High School Type: Public
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Cheer/Spirit Squad
Extracurricular Activities: Church, Community Cleanup / Service, Dance
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College Application Essays

When I sit down and truly think about what myself and my story, I think about all the material items I possess. I think about how in some countries people don’t even have clean water to drink and how I want to make a difference in the world even if it is small. I think about how I am feeling called to greater things than to help myself. I think about how I want to be able to go...

Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
462 Words
According to the Merriam-Webster Dictionary, diversity is the condition of having or being composed of different elements. I would consider myself a vastly diverse person. I bring diversity to the table in terms of what I’ve have been through and my stories. Like the majority of children today, I come from a divided family. My dad lives in Colorado and my mom, sister, and I live in Texas. Having parents that live in different states has helped me to...

Additional Essay Details:
31 Words
The prompt for the supplemental essay was as follows. How do you think you can add to our diverse and inclusive community and what are your hopes for your college experience?

College Admissions Advice

Why I ultimately chose my school
131 Words
Going to college is what you make of it. Anywhere you go you are going to be able to make friends, get involved and be able to stay on top of your schoolwork. If you are willing to put...

5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
111 Words
Outdoorsy- CU is very close to a large hiking area with over 300 trails so it is very easy to spend time outside. Laid back- Colorado in general is very laid back. The...

Recommended summer activities during high school and college
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Get a job! Once you get to college, your resume...

How I chose schools to apply to
60 Words
I applied to schools that I knew I would like. I didn't really apply to any schools that...

Whether I took out loans or applied for scholarships, and my advice
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I applied for a ton of different random scholarships and more often than not, I didn't end up receiving them. I would say...