College Admissions Info

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

My name is Jade and I attend Messiah College. I'm a Human Development and Family Science major with a minor of pre-counseling and therapy minor and a children and youth services minor. I love to volunteer and help others in any way that I can!
From: Shippensburg , Pennsylvania
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 3 schools
Accepted At: MC, Dickinson, Duquesne
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: English

Test Scores

Highest SAT: 1270
SAT Prep:

High School Performance

(no specification of weighting)
Top 50%
High School Type: Public
Academic Performance in High School: Steady
Explanation of Any Low Grades:

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Dance
Extracurricular Activities: Key Club, Dance, Dance, Nursing Home Volunteer, School Choir, School Jazz / Orchestra
How Spent Summers:
Volunteer Experiences:
Awards Received:
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College Application Essays

Volunteering is very important to me and it's a huge passion of mine. I view volunteering very useful and beneficial. Working in high school and extracurricular is important to have for college but I think that volunteering should be important too. Volunteering can teach a person so much that working at a job cannot. Volunteering can give a sense of accomplishment that is more from the soul and heart then work does. Working at a job is beneficial and when...

Supplemental Essay: Explaining low grades/scores
195 Words
I barely get any low or bad grades or scores but they've happened a couple times in high school and in college because I'm not perfect and I'll have my off days. I find it totally okay to have some low grades or scores but if it was constantly then it would be a major problem that needs to be fixed right away. The only time I had a low or bad grade in high school was in Chemistry. I...

Supplemental Essay: Time off from school
99 Words
I believe that taking a year in between high school and college isn't a bad time. Personally, I went straight into college after I graduated. Looking back I do wish I took a couple summer courses just to put myself ahead in college. But if someone wants to work for that year or find the right school for them, I'd tell them to go for it. I believe that taking a year in between the two for good reasons not...

Supplemental Essay: Diversity statement
115 Words
Diversity is very important to have in school, college or a work place. I think that the difference between cultural, gender, race, religion, sexual orientation is what makes America, America. America doesn't have one race, gender, religion or sexual orientation , America isn't one label. And we shouldn't view diversity as a bad thing because it makes everyone feel safe and like they belong. In my college, diversity is strongly pushed. We want everyone to feel safe and wanted no matter...

College Admissions Advice

Recommended summer activities during high school and college
40 Words
Depending on the school one person chooses to attend to I would...

Why I declined other schools
60 Words
I declined the other 2 colleges that I got accepted to because I fell in love with Messiah College....

How to increase chances at my school
65 Words
Having a good GPA will really increase your chances that the school of your desire. SAT and ACT scores might...

Post-college plans
64 Words
I hope to find a job right after college that would pay or help me pay for graduate school...

My extracurricular activities in college, and why I chose them
102 Words
My extracurricular activities that I've done in College are footprintz (hip hop dance group), volunteering, working (work study job), minds matter club and Oak's Museum Volunteer (On campus we have a...

My advice about getting recommenders
77 Words
I would suggest getting recommendation from one who really knows you and how they perform at work, school or at an extracurricular activity....