College Admissions Info

jahzielv
Georgia Institute of Technology, ‘19
BS, Computer Science

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Personal statement
  • 1 advice topics

Student Background

From: Norcross , Georgia
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Early Decision
Applied To: 2 schools
Accepted At: GA Tech, Georgia State
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Spanish

Test Scores

1930
SAT
Converted SAT Score: 1370
Highest SAT: 1930

High School Performance

4.00
GPA
Top 5%
Rank
High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

None reported

College Application Essays

Personal Statement: Failure experience
658 Words
Sweat, feet and chalk all stirred together and left to stew in a gym locker for a couple days; a pervasive smell that is as bad it sounds. The first time I walked in, the smell was offensive, to say the least. Today, though, it doesn't bother me at all. It welcomes me, lets me know I'm where I need to be: Adrenaline Climbing. It's a small establishment, tucked away in one of those industrial parks that looks like itβ€...









Additional Essay Details:
468 Words
I'll write a little addendum here about the essay process: first things first, get a teacher to help you out. My English teacher from junior year happened to also be my favorite teacher that I ever had in high school and I was good friends with her, so it was a no-brainer to ask her to help me edit and work through my essay. That really was on of the keys to success with this essay, since I would get...







College Admissions Advice

What I’d change about my application process
102 Words
Deadlines. Seriously. I know I sound like every other person that's given you advice over the past few years, but deadlines are really important, especially when it comes to college. Right...