College Admissions Info

Rutgers, State University of New Jersey - New Brunswick, ‘18
BS, Aerospace Engineering, Aerospace and Aeronautical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

A rising sophomore at Rutgers University, an avid musician, and engineering major.
From: Woodbridge , New Jersey
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: Parent, Sibling
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 5 schools
Accepted At: Rutgers, Wilkes, Stevens, UDel
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1550
Highest SAT: 2280

High School Performance

GPA, Weighted
Top 1%
High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: Marching Band, Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA), Multicultural / International Club, Boy/Girl Scouts, Tutoring/Mentoring
Volunteer Experiences:

College Application Essays

As a school with over 65,000 students hailing from over 115 countries and all 50 states, there is no doubt that Rutgers University is a diverse, vibrant community. It encompasses a variety of backgrounds and cultures, ever-enriched by each new student in attendance. This leads to new experiences and opportunities in every aspect of college life at RU. I know that I personally will benefit from the different opportunities here, as well as contribute to the culture and enrich it. My personal experiences...

College Admissions Advice

What I now know about my school that I never would have known prior to enrolling
137 Words
Rutgers is one school notorious for its size. With five campuses and hundreds of thousands of students from around the state, country, and world, it can seem intimidating. After being accepted, various other Rutgers students and alumni told me about how...

Recommended summer activities during high school and college
136 Words
A lot of people will tell you to do things that will make you stand out, or to do things strictly for the purpose of putting something impressive on your resume or application. However, it's much more important to do something...

Why I ultimately chose my school
115 Words
Choosing to attend a public, in-state school instead of private and out-of-state schools was not an easy decision. Especially for someone planning to major in engineering, I knew I needed to find a school that...

My advice about getting recommenders
86 Words
Ask people you like. Ask people who like you. I got recommendations from my guidance counselor, my calc teacher, and my band director. These were the...

My extracurricular activities in college, and why I chose them
136 Words
In college, I chose activities related to the two most important parts of my life. I'm heavily involved in music programs, such as marching band and pep band. This is something that I did in high school, and it provides me...