josh.sloat
josh.sloat,
UConn ‘19
B.B.A., Finance
I am an undergraduate student at UCONN who was accepted into the business school as a finance major.
Features Included
3
Essays
5
Schools
5
Scores
5
Advice
2
ECs
2
Sports

Background

Hometown Orange, Connecticut
GenderMale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken Spanish

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • University of Connecticut (Storrs, CT)
  • Syracuse University (Syracuse, NY)
  • University at Albany - SUNY (Albany, NY)
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University of Connecticut (Storrs, CT)

Applied for a B.B.A. in Finance

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: Sibling

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Personal Statement
35 Words
Transition to adulthood
Going to college away from home is truly my way of feeling that I am an adult now. Living on my own is so different than living with your parents and it made me mature.
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Supplemental Essay Strong beliefs/principles
622 Words
The Difference One Year Can Make Coming into my freshman year of wrestling, I thought I was going to be one of the best individuals on the team. I had won multiple huge tournaments in middle school so I expected that my success would continue. I was sorely mistaken. It was my first match I had ever wrestled in high school. Across from me stood a genetically superior monster who wrestled for Cheshire. He was their varsity starter, a senior,...
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Additional Essay Details
16 Words
I talked about my experience wrestling for 4 years in high school and how it changed me.
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General Admissions Advice

What I’d change about my application process
36 Words
If I could change my application for colleges I would change...
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Post-college plans
13 Words
I intend to become...
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My advice about getting recommenders
33 Words
Go to a teacher that truly likes you. I made...
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Whether I took out loans or applied for scholarships, and my advice
39 Words
I took out a large loan and I think if you have...
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Whether I used a private admissions counselor, and advice I received
15 Words
I did not use one...
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High School Performance

GPA
3.64
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Top 10%
 
High School TypePublic
College Classes In High School
Academic Performance in High School Low at first but improved
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest ACT
30
 
ACT Score Details
 
Other ACT Scores
ACT Prep
Highest SAT
1790
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1280
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep
PSAT Scores
Other Standardized Tests

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details1 classes and scores

Sports

SportsWrestling, Volleyball

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesTutoring/Mentoring, American Cancer Society
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received
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