College Admissions Info

Samantha B
Samantha B
University of Georgia, ‘19
BS, Computer Systems

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Personal statement
  • 1 supplemental essays
  • 5 advice topics

Student Background

University of Georgia Class of 2019. Loves Netflix, Korean Drama, Food. Always stay positive.
From: Newark, New Jersey , Georgia
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Black / African American, Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Early Action
Applied To: 4 schools
Accepted At: UGA, Kennesaw State, Georgia State
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: English

Test Scores

Highest ACT:

High School Performance

(no specification of weighting)
Top 10%
High School Type: Magnet

Extracurriculars & Awards

None reported

College Application Essays

My story begins with my parents. My parents came from one of the poorest countries in the world, Haiti. They were born into poverty and faced daily trials as they saved money to immigrate to the United States of America; though they were not able come together. My mother was approved to come to America in October, 1977 while my father was approved to immigrate here eight years later. They came with everything that they owned – which was merely the clothes...

Supplemental Essay: Scholarship application
496 Words
Since the beginning of my educational career, I’ve always planned goals of what I want to do in my academics and what I wish to achieve in life as I mature. From wanting to achieve highschool level reading while in elementary school to learning various ways to solve a mathematical equation. My academic interests are quite flexible, for I believe that life lessons can be taught in any subject, whether it may be a core class or an elective....

Additional Essay Details:
34 Words
This essay is what got me into one of the most strongest engineering programs my University has to offer. It was quite a happy day for me when I received news of being selected!

College Admissions Advice

My advice about getting recommenders
160 Words
Personally, it is good to build relationships with your high school teachers. You may never know when you might need them down the road. I have teachers I had back in middle school even and my freshman year in high school who continue writing recommendations for me...

What I like about my school’s location and culture
133 Words
What I love about the University of Georgia's campus is the atmosphere. When I researched about the school online and personally talked to Alumnis, I fell deeply in love and felt for sure that it was my school. Of...

5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
11 Words
Polite, Mature, Hilarious,...

How to increase chances at my school
35 Words
Study, study, STUDY! Do practice tests for ACT/SAT. Over the...

Post-college plans
22 Words
I hope to do well in my...