College Admissions Info

Smith College, ‘19
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

I enjoyed writing a lot of these essays but it was the most stressful experience of my life.
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Accepted At: Smith, Holyoke, CMU
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Other Language(s) Spoken: German

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1580
Highest SAT: 2340
SAT Prep:
Other Standardized Tests:

High School Performance

GPA, Weighted
Top 1%
High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
College Classes In High School:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady
Explanation of Any Low Grades:

Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: Drama Production Crew
How Spent Summers:
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College Application Essays

I am the youngest of four siblings. My oldest brother, Sam, is a Marine Colonel. I’ve shared a bedroom with the other two, Milton and Basilia, for the past seventeen years. We haven’t always gotten along— they made fun of me all the time and I frequently pretended they didn’t exist. But now we’re ok. I mean, we don’t talk much because they’re stuffed platypi and all, but I’m quite fond of them....

Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
204 Words
Breakfast at the Ratty. Not for the food, though it was palatable. Not for the appearance of the dining hall - no Hogwarts there. Not even for the soft-serve ice cream machine - a draw I admit. I want to go to Brown because the student I visited took me to breakfast with six strangers, all of whom were at least two years older. We had the best conversation. The talk strayed from politics to biology to sex jokes and...

College Admissions Advice

Why I declined other schools
74 Words
I got full scholarships or nearly full scholarships to every school I was accepted to (except Penn State for some reason). I...