College Admissions Info

clarissa
clarissa
University of Washington ‘16
BBA, Marketing

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

a fine mess.
From: Jakarta , Indonesia
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Asian
Legacy: No
Admission: Transfer
Applied To: 6 schools
Accepted At: USC, UNC, SU, UC Davis, Washington
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: No
Other Language(s) Spoken: Malay/Indonesian

Test Scores

1850
SAT
Converted SAT Score: 1320
Highest SAT: 1850
Other SAT Scores:
SAT Prep:
Other Standardized Tests:

High School Performance

N/A
Rank
High School Type: Religious
Academic Performance in High School: Some good some bad

Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: Tutoring/Mentoring, School Choir, School theater/plays, School Newspaper/Magazine/Journalism

College Application Essays

1013 Words
On Being a Student There is a popular saying that the apple doesn't fall far from the tree. Both of my parents passed me quite a lot of their individual traits and influenced me in many things over the years I grew up, from being a sanguine, to appreciation for the arts, to the world of business marketing. They were the first to introduce me to my passions. Since I was young, I tried to never say no to any...















Supplemental Essay: Unique question posed by school
176 Words
the Foster School of Business requires its applicants to write 4 additional essays, in which the prompts are: 1. Describe any personal or economic hardships or barriers you have had to overcome and explain how they affected your education. Be specific about when you encountered these hardships and how long they lasted. 2. In the context of your life experience, describe your understanding of cultural differences, how this awareness was acquired, and how it affected you. 3. Write about any experience you have had...



Additional Essay Details:
1004 Words
1. I was in the end of year 10 in high school when my parents forced me to major in natural sciences the following year. In Indonesia, high school students are required to pick a major - natural sciences, social sciences, or languages. At that time I knew I want to major in social sciences because it was more in line to my college and career goals, which is to study and work in the business/marketing field. However, I had to...















College Admissions Advice

How I chose schools to apply to
44 Words
I picked out the schools I applied to based on a few things...





My extracurricular activities in college, and why I chose them
44 Words
I went on a semester-long exchange to the National University of Singapore and...





How to approach transferring schools
25 Words
I transferred from a Washington state community college...





How to increase chances at my school
25 Words
I'd like to think that the personal statement...





What I like about my school’s location and culture
31 Words
UW is located in the university district, which is...