1081579968565658FB
UGA60642,
UGA ‘19
B.S., Teaching, , Social Studies Teacher Education, , Social Science Teacher Education, , History Teacher Education
Social Studies Education major who's really bad at sports but pretty good at school. Strengths are essay writing, editing, and making it sound like you are a student colleges want to fight each other for. First Gen with no money.
Features Included
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Essays
3
Schools
9
Scores
5
Advice
8
ECs
0
Sports

Background

Hometown Evans, Georgia
GenderFemale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
AdmissionEarly Action
English First Language Yes

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • University of Georgia (Athens, GA)
  • University of Alabama (Tuscaloosa, AL)
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University of Georgia (Athens, GA)

Applied for a B.S. in Teaching

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Basically told everything about my family life and how I had to take care of them and how it was difficult being a first gen college student, the first to be able to walk at high school graduation, and my own personal mental health difficulties. Also discussed my dreams as a teacher, the inspiration behind it, and how my summer volunteering and other work connects to it.
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General Admissions Advice

Recommended summer activities during high school and college
103 Words
During high school, the best summer activities are either volunteer work or having a part time job. Volunteer work shows that you are able to handle varying levels of responsibility when...
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Why I ultimately chose my school
107 Words
I ultimately chose UGA not only because of the beautiful campus and wonderful college town surrounding it (although it did play a part!), but because of the huge amounts of opportunities academically...
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What I like about my school’s location and culture
137 Words
Athens is right in the middle of my hometown and Atlanta, so trips home or to the big city are a possibility for me! UGA was built before Athens was really a town, so the phrase "college town" PERFECTLY describes it!...
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Whether I took out loans or applied for scholarships, and my advice
109 Words
I'm a first generation college student, and for good reason: my family isn't exactly "East Egg" material, if you know what I mean. I'm an in-state GA student with good grades, so I...
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My advice about getting recommenders
118 Words
As far as recommenders go, don't just go with a teacher that you has an easy class with, or made good grades with. Make sure they REALLY know you as a person, and that they...
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High School Performance

GPA
4.00
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Top 5%
 
High School TypePublic
Academic Performance in High School Steady
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest ACT
34
 
ACT Score Details
 
ACT Prep
Highest SAT
2150
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1490
SAT Prep
Other Standardized Tests

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details7 classes and scores

Sports

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesBeta Club, Tutoring/Mentoring, French Club, Hospital Volunteer, Library Volunteer, National Honor Society, Nursing Home Volunteer, School Choir
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

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Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received

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