College Admissions Info

Villanova University, ‘18
BS, Civil Engineering

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

From: Rochester , New York
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: Both Parents
Admission: Early Action
Applied To: 9 schools
Accepted At: Northeastern, Holy Cross, SUNY Geneseo, Villanova, U Dayton
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Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1390
Highest SAT: 1970
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High School Performance

(no specification of weighting)
Top 10%
High School Type: Religious
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Academic Performance in High School: Steady
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Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Volleyball, Tennis, Track & Field
Extracurricular Activities: Boy/Girl Scouts, School Newspaper/Magazine/Journalism, School Theater/Plays, Community Cleanup / Service
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College Application Essays

This past summer, my family and I spent an evening miniature golfing. My nine-year-old sister sunk a hole-in-one multiple times, consistently scoring very well. I noticed that she was using a curious stance. She stood with her feet about a yard from the ball, forcing her to bend at the waist in an uncanny fashion and to extend her arms at an uncomfortable angle. She looked like a character from a comic strip! Meanwhile, I had not been paying much...

Supplemental Essay: Unique question posed by school
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A few years ago I had the opportunity to go on a camping trek in the Adirondack Mountains with my Boy Scout troop. During this outdoor adventure, I learned that money, while important for basic survival, does not buy happiness, freedom, immortality, or peace (Carl Sandburg). One morning, we set out to canoe eight miles from our campsite on a deserted island to the nearby town of Wanakena, where we could leave the boats and hike roughly twenty miles to...

College Admissions Advice

List of schools I interviewed with and my interview experience
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College of the...

My extracurricular activities in college, and why I chose them
60 Words
Pastoral Musicians - My faith is important to me, and I love making music with others! VUTC...

My advice about getting recommenders
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Don't necessarily go for your favorite teacher; go for the...

My favorite course thus far, and why
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A religion/choir class that...

What I’d change about my application process
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I would have narrowed down the...