College Admissions Info

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Amherst College ‘19

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Extracurriculars & Awards
  • 3 supplemental essays
  • 6 advice topics

Student Background

From: Belmont , Massachusetts
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: Parent
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 15+ schools
Accepted At: Amherst, Tulane, Grinnell, Oberlin, Emory
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

2370
SAT
Converted SAT Score: 1590
Highest SAT: 2370
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High School Performance

3.78
GPA
High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Low one semester/year
Explanation of Any Low Grades:

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Soccer
Extracurricular Activities: Debate Club/Team
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College Application Essays

Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
19 Words
Most of my schools were elite small liberal arts colleges so I talked about individual attention and academic achievement.

Supplemental Essay: Strong beliefs/principles
16 Words
For Wesleyan, I talked about an interesting conversation I had about race as a social construct.

Supplemental Essay: Unique question posed by school
9 Words
UChicago always has really fun and interesting essay questions.

College Admissions Advice

My favorite course thus far, and why
26 Words
AP stats because it was interesting! Don't take...





What I’d change about my application process
45 Words
Narrow down your college choices early so you don't have to apply to too...





Whether I used a private admissions counselor, and advice I received
14 Words
Didn't use one; students...





Recommended summer activities during high school and college
8 Words
College courses,...





List of schools I interviewed with and my interview experience
32 Words
Don't overprepare so much that you sound rehearsed but definitely...





Why I declined other schools
22 Words
I looked for the best fit socially...