Profile Overview

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

Student Background

From: Gastonia , North Carolina
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Applied To: 6 schools
Accepted At: Duke, NC State, UNC
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores


High School Performance

AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Cross Country, Track & Field

College Application Essays

As a child, and even into my junior year, I struggled with feeling inept as a human being, as well as fearful of being rejected by others. This was not due to any self-manifested idea of what someone should be, but rather one created by my parents; my mother specifically. Throughout my childhood, my mother had numerous operations performed on her back, and she was prescribed medication in order to function somewhat normally. In time, she became addicted; she yearned...

Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
150 Words
I have been telling myself I would attend whichever institution felt like home. My family agreed with me; to a certain extent, that is. Their criteria, as avid Tar Heel fans, was anywhere that felt like I belonged- excluding Duke. Unexpectedly, within seconds of being on campus, I knew where I belonged. The aura of the campus radiates the feeling that the students compose a true student body. The people illustrate this; the hordes waiting to get into Cameron Stadium;...

Supplemental Essay: Diversity statement
504 Words
Saying that different parts of the country have varying social mores is a vast understatement. It is difficult to comprehend these differences without being immersed in the regions themselves- learning the vernaculars, facing the ideologies, and encountering the mass cultures are starkly different experiences than hearing testimonies about doing so. Prior to uprooting from Northern Virginia I had been under the impression that since North Carolina and Virginia shared a border they would have similar social structures and assimilating would...

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