College Admissions Info

em_breen
em_breen
Northeastern University ‘19
BA, Human Services

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

I am a triplet from CT and will be attending Northeastern University in Boston, and majoring in Human Services. I love sports, photography, and traveling.
From: Ellington , Connecticut
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: Both Parents, Sibling, Other Family Member
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 6 schools
Accepted At: BU, Suffolk, Fordham, Hofstra, Northeastern, UNC-Charlotte
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

2040
SAT
31
ACT
Converted SAT Score: 1430
Highest SAT: 2040
Other SAT Scores:
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High School Performance

4.00
GPA
Top 10%
Rank
High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
College Classes In High School:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Soccer, Softball, Track & Field
Extracurricular Activities: American Cancer Society, Church, Community Cleanup / Service, National Honor Society, Nonprofit, NGO or Charitable Organization, Volunteer Coach
How Spent Summers:
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College Application Essays

Personal Statement: Career aspirations
93 Words
As a student, I plan to immerse myself into the diverse and collaborative atmosphere a college provides; meeting new people, learning new things, and hopefully touching the lives of those around me. I will graduate with a degree in human services and eventually secure a job in the non-profit sector. I want to light up and better people's worlds making use of the skills I will have acquired through college education and experience. I sincerely hope that one day I...



College Admissions Advice

What I’d change about my application process
161 Words
If there was anything I would change about my application process it would be to worry less! First off, I looked at all sorts of schools because I had NO idea what I wanted in a school. When I found Northeastern...I knew. But I was deferred from...





My advice about getting recommenders
198 Words
As you go about the application process for college, you will realize how important it is to have recommendations from different teachers and other adults in your life. This is not only important for college applications, but also for scholarships and job opportunities. Recommenders will be the adults you are closest to throughout high school. Mine happened to be...





5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
35 Words
I am an incoming freshman so I haven't actually attended Northeastern...





Why I ultimately chose my school
157 Words
Before applying to Northeastern, I only knew that it was a good school academically and that IT WAS IN THE HEART OF BOSTON. I mean, c'mon how cool is that? However, as soon as I applied and started speaking with faculty and current students and attending different...





What set me apart from other applicants
202 Words
I think what set me apart from other applicants is my passion. I do A LOT but I pour my heart into each and every activity I do. I tried to make that clear through my applications and my essays. Any student can receive good grades in school. Any athlete can do great things in a sport. Any class president can...