College Admissions Info

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Harvey Mudd, ‘19
BS,

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

From: Fort Collins , Colorado
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Early Decision
Applied To: 3 schools
Accepted At: Harvey Mudd, ColoradoC, Mines
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Spanish

Test Scores

2190
SAT
34
ACT
Converted SAT Score: 1510
Highest SAT: 2190
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High School Performance

4.10
GPA
Top 10%
Rank
High School Type: Public
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Academic Performance in High School: Low one semester/year
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Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: Community Cleanup / Service, Drama Production Crew, National Honor Society, Nonprofit, NGO or Charitable Organization, Science Club/Team, Quiz Bowl/Academic Bowl
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College Application Essays

Pop! The cork of the test tube ricocheted off the wall of the fume hood and bounced to the foot of my experiment. Sigh. I’d found another issue with my experiment for the Chemistry Extended Essay (EE). I had used a plastic tube inside the cork to filter gas from one heated test tube to a second test tube. I had not foreseen the plastic melting while heating the test tube. Nor had I foreseen the series of events...









Supplemental Essay:
511 Words
The foul stench of the garbage dump below wafts over me as I gaze down from an overhanging outdoor cemetery. As I plug my nose and squint, I see small figures sifting through the trash below. Crows flock around them, and some of the figures bother to wave them off, while most don’t. This is South America’s largest landfill, the Guatemala City dump. All of the city’s waste is deposited here. And if people can’t pay...







College Admissions Advice

What set me apart from other applicants
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I think what set me most apart from other applicants was my essays. I'm sure that I was a fairly average-looking...