xandry
xandry,
Wheaton ‘19
B.A., English, , History
I was homeschooled from kindergarten all the way through high school. I enjoy most aspects of academic pursuits, but especially literature and history. I hope one day to write books, and perhaps teach at a college level.
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Essays
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Schools
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Scores
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Advice
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ECs
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Sports

Background

GenderFemale
EthnicityHispanic
AdmissionEarly Action
English First Language Yes

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Wheaton College  (Wheaton, IL)
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Wheaton College (Wheaton, IL)

Applied for a B.A. in English

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

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Personal Statement
685 Words
Movie or book that changed you
Until I read The Daughter of Time, I liked history. This was fortunate, since the curriculum my mother used to homeschool me and my sisters was literature based, and as a result, we read a lot of historical fiction. Some I enjoyed more than others, but over the years, as I grew to be quite a voracious reader, historical fiction remained one of my most commonly read genres. And as my reading comprehension developed, classic literature and several historical biographies...
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Supplemental Essay Unique question posed by school
17 Words
Wheaton requires a testimonial essay, expounding upon one's spiritual growth during the past three or four years.
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Supplemental Essay Scholarship application
33 Words
I applied for a multi-cultural scholarship from my school, and wrote two essays for that purpose, about what diversity means, what I can contribute to make a diverse community, and my personal experience.
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General Admissions Advice

What I’d change about my application process
91 Words
After researching potential colleges extensively, I chose and applied to only one - an extremely risky course of action. It turned out well for me, but -...
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High School Performance

Weighted GPA
4.07
 
High School TypeOther Private
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest SAT
2040
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1430
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details2 classes and scores

Sports

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesChurch, Photography / Film
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

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