College Admissions Info

University of North Texas, ‘19
BS, Psychology

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

I am a fully licensed cosmetologist and am an aspiring psychiatrist.
From: Grand Prairie , Texas
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Hispanic
Legacy: Other Family Member
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 5 schools
Accepted At: Baylor, TWU, SMU, UT Arlington, Texas Tech
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Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Spanish

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1120
Highest SAT: 1550
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High School Performance

GPA, Weighted
Top 10%
High School Type: Public
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Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: DECA (Distributive Education Clubs of America), National Honor Society, Quiz Bowl/Academic Bowl, Student Council / Government, Academic Decathlon
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College Application Essays

Whenever I was 13 years old I had been diagnosed with severe depression and anxiety and also developed an eating disorder as a result from my depression. For about 3 years my condition had little to no improvement and at the rate I was going, I was on the edge of developing more health issues. I constantly went to counseling and after hearing an inspirational speech from one man I decided to take charge on my condition instead of succumbing to it....

Supplemental Essay: Issue of personal significance
14 Words
Huge obstacle you overcame. (health issue, mental issue, academic issue, social life issue, ect.)

Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
10 Words
Highlight your best qualities. (attentive, self discipled, motivated, athletic, ect.)

College Admissions Advice

What I’d change about my application process
216 Words
Whenever I had first started applying for colleges, I had no idea of where to begin or even which colleges to look at first. I went to every college fair my school offered and signed up to receive college information from as many colleges as I could. From there I narrowed down the choices that I thought would best fit me and began applying for...

My advice about getting recommenders
116 Words
In orer to get some good recommenders, make sure to always work at your full potential no matter where or what you're doing. Whether it be at school, work or even for a church or...

Whether I took out loans or applied for scholarships, and my advice
181 Words
Since I had applied super late to UNT there wasn't much financial aid they could offer me. (since it's on a first come first serve bases) so my financial aid packet mainly consisted of nothing but loans. However, during my senior year I applied for many scholarships and actually received $7,000 worth of scholarships; which...

Why I ultimately chose my school
85 Words
I ultimately chose UNT because it was my most affordable option and it still had the program I had wanted. Baylor did have Psychology as a...