College Admissions Info

Sam_the_Man
Sam_the_Man
University of Texas - Austin ‘18
BS, Economics, Mathematics

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

I'm a sophomore majoring in Economics and Mathematics at UT Austin! I applied to three public university and seven private universities. Ask me anything.
From: El Paso , Texas
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: Hispanic
Legacy: Both Parents
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 10 schools
Accepted At: UC Berkeley, Washington, UT Austin
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Spanish

Test Scores

2280
SAT
Converted SAT Score: 1550
Highest SAT: 2280
SAT Prep:
SAT IIs:

High School Performance

4.00
GPA
Top 5%
Rank
High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Cross Country (Recruited), Track & Field (Recruited)
Extracurricular Activities: National Honor Society, Science Club/Team, Athletics Organization
How Spent Summers:
Work:

College Application Essays

Discuss an accomplishment or event, formal or informal, that marked your transition from childhood to adulthood within your culture, community, or family. At Voldemort's bidding, Quirrell forces Harry to stand in front of the Mirror. Harry feels the Stone as it drops into his pocket and attempts to stall. Quirrell removes his turban, revealing the face of Voldemort on the back of his head. He tries to grab the Stone from Harry, but simply touching Harry causes Quirrell's flesh to...











Supplemental Essay: Amusing anecdote
631 Words
Peculiar thoughts: reasonable yet fantastic. I seem to forget my place in the present, and perhaps, on one of those special, introspective workouts, my worldly place in its entirety. The notions that matter come to light and the frivolous pain in my legs begins to fade. However, a certain level of consciousness must persist, as the street machines and concrete mazes will remain, regardless of my efforts to block them from my thoughts, as I run through the asphalt jungle....









College Admissions Advice

What I’d change about my application process
36 Words
Start early! I waited until the last minute for all of...