College Admissions Info

Sgoddijn
Sgoddijn
Stanford University ‘19

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

International Student from the Netherland, accepted early decision to Stanford.
From: , Netherlands
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Early Decision
Applied To: 1 school
Accepted At: Stanford
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Dutch, French

Test Scores

2210
SAT
Converted SAT Score: 1520
Highest SAT: 2210
Other SAT Scores:
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High School Performance

High School Type: International
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
College Classes In High School:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Rugby, Soccer
Extracurricular Activities: Habitat for Humanity
How Spent Summers:
Work:

College Application Essays

Supplemental Essay: Issue of personal significance
258 Words
What matters to you and why: (250 words) Teaching became important to me the day I helped a thirteen-year-old girl at my school understand how to solve linear equations. She declared her presence with the rhetorical query “Why am I so stupid?” before placing her head face down on her desk in a symbolic display of shame and frustration. Eager to help, I walked over to provide assistance. Her attitude shocked me. Every failed attempt at a question dented her confidence...





Supplemental Essay: Unique question posed by school
280 Words
Stanford students possess an intellectual vitality. Reflect on an idea or experience that has been important to your intellectual development. (100 to 250 words) The Second World War always fascinated me. I wanted to identify with the heroic, rugged soldiers in the stories I read. I aspired to be like them. I saw an undeniable “beauty” in war, and fighting for one’s homeland seemed romantic. However, when I entered my Diploma Programme Literature course, the truth of war was brought to...





College Admissions Advice

My advice about getting recommenders
84 Words
Pick an academic teacher who genuinely appreciates you as a student and who you know will write a stunning review. However ensure that they will...