College Admissions Info

heatherorlick14
heatherorlick14
Augustana College , Governors State University ‘18
BA, Clinical Psychology, Counseling Psychology, Spanish Language and Literature

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

From leaving what I thought was my dream school, to working full time for 5 months, to applying for scholarships for my new school, I have grown stronger and cannot wait to move forward and get my education.
From: Peotone , Illinois
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Asian, White Non-Hispanic
Admission: Early Decision
Applied To: 3 schools
Accepted At: AC, SLU
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

23
ACT
Highest ACT:

High School Performance

4.06
GPA
Top 10%
Rank
High School Type: Religious
College Classes In High School:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady
Explanation of Any Low Grades:

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Cross Country
Extracurricular Activities: National Honor Society, Choir, Drama Production Crew
How Spent Summers:
Work:

College Application Essays

To serve others, truly, is to serve oneself. This mantra has played in my head like a broken record through my venture to Guatemala, serving at Morning Stars Missions, Participating in National Honors Society, and, most importantly, through my decision to pursue psychology as a career. Choosing psychology has had nothing to do with the possible pay it may bring, but instead everything to do with my strong desire to bring awareness to and help people with the psychological disorders...









Additional Essay Details:
78 Words
My personal statement doesn't even been to describe how much I want to pursue psychology, or for what reasons. My past and basically my whole life have been training for the job that I will have someday- the title of clinical therapist. I could go into detail of my past and what has gotten me to this point, but that wouldn't make me any more serious than I already am about this job decision. So, let's go college!!

College Admissions Advice

How to approach transferring schools
257 Words
From the end of my fall trimester at Augustana, I knew it wasn't for me. Unfortunately, I had an adviser who was very vocal about how I didn't fit into the college. Going to her was so disheartening, so I avoided it at all costs. Now, I hope that if you're reading this, you don't have a situation like mine. I hope that your adviser is encouraging and helps you to make the right decisions. However in...







Most popular extracurricular activities at my college
116 Words
At Augustana, it's hard to say. There was EVERYTHING. I was involved in Psychology Club, Spanish Club, Best Buddies, and a dance troupe called "UNYK". All weird things. All entirely different. But I met every...





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