College Admissions Info

Northwestern University, ‘18
BS, Biology

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

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From: Philadelphia , Pennsylvania
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Early Decision
Applied To: 5 schools
Accepted At: Pitt, Tulane
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Hebrew

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1470
Highest SAT: 2110
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High School Performance

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High School Type: Religious
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Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Soccer
Extracurricular Activities: Best Buddies, Community Cleanup / Service, Yearbook
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College Application Essays

Personal Statement:
670 Words
As the Berkat HaMazon (post-meal prayer) was reaching its halfway point, I began to make a pile of the rings I was wearing in the center of the sturdy, grape juice stained table. I did not want to dent another piece of jewelry from clapping my hands against the table too hard. The anticipation in the room grew as the song leader began chanting the last section of the prayer. As soon as the last word was uttered, I sprang...

Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
262 Words
There are many things I love about Northwestern, such as the academic flexibility, the chance to take more classes with the quarter system, the variety of clubs, and the proximity to Chicago. That’s the answer I give to my friends and teachers. While those things are true, my real reason for choosing Northwestern is more than just academics, statistics, or Gator Bowl titles. It was the feeling I got that Friday afternoon in May when I first met Natalie,...

College Admissions Advice

5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
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Busy, smart,...

What set me apart from other applicants
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I didn't have the best academic record (I got good grades and did well on the SATs, but...