alyakcm
alyakcm,
UIdaho ‘17
B.S., Actuarial Science
Features Included
4
Essays
4
Schools
5
Scores
0
Advice
2
ECs
1
Sports

Background

Hometown Boise
GenderFemale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • University of Utah (Salt Lake City, UT)
  • Purdue University (West Lafayette, IN)
  • Dartmouth College (Hanover, NH)
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University of Idaho (Moscow, ID)

Applied for a B.S. in Actuarial Science

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

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Supplemental Essay Unique question posed by school
378 Words
Ever since I was a little girl, I was fascinated by the way things worked. It mesmerized me like no other, and left me scrambling through my brain for an explanation. My parents, teachers, and peers always categorized me as an ‘innovator’ or a ‘thinker,’ but I never truly understood exactly what it meant. The initial scientists involved in mapping out a cell paved the way for modern day chemistry. To join a conversation between two of these visionaries, Ernest...
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Supplemental Essay Issue of personal significance
506 Words
I have been raised in a capitalistic society where you work for what you get. Ideally the theory is the harder you work, the more you will earn. My parents were hard workers, making six figures without a college degree. They spent hours devoted to their professions, working long days to become a specialist in their field. However, this was when times were good. Around 2008, at twelve years old, life took a turn for the worst. My mother, being a...
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Supplemental Essay Unique question posed by school
467 Words
Some people favor math because there is a guaranteed answer. Some people favor language arts because the answer is open to interpretation. I favor science because there is never a definite answer. There are only accepted answers that most people agree are right. The intriguing thing about science is that with an inquisitive mind, the accepted answer is only accepted until it is challenged and proven otherwise. Hypothetically, everything we know and believe to be true could be wrong. How...
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Supplemental Essay Strong beliefs/principles
822 Words
Throughout life, everyone is going to face adversity in a multitude of forms. What separates one person from everyone else is the way that they respond to it. The factors of adversity that I have faced spur from my home life and have contributed to my aspirations and personal development. My responses have been to dedicate myself to school and work, while learning to overcome these issues and better myself because of them. I have always experienced a lack of...
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General Admissions Advice

High School Performance

Weighted GPA
4.3
 
Rank
Top 1%
 
High School TypePublic
College Classes In High School
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest ACT
31
 
ACT Score Details
 
Highest SAT
1900
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1350

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details3 classes and scores

Sports

SportsSoccer

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesNational Honor Society, Student Council / Government

Experience & Awards

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