mjohnson434
mjohnson434,
Richmond ‘18
B.A., Geography
I am passionate about food justice and sustainability; I love to garden and cook meals from the stuff I grow! I also love cupcakes, horses and socks!
Features Included
3
Essays
3
Schools
6
Scores
6
Advice
4
ECs
0
Sports

Background

Hometown Vienna, Virginia
GenderFemale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
AdmissionEarly Decision
English First Language Yes

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • University of Richmond (Richmond, VA)
  • University of Virginia (Charlottesville, VA)
  • University of Mary Washington (Fredericksburg, VA)
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University of Richmond (Richmond, VA)

Applied for a B.A. in Geography

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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June 2010. It all started when we landed in the BWI airport. My family was visiting family on the East Coast for the first time in nine years. Coming from the dry, flammable state of California, I loved the lushness of the trees that lined the highway. I also loved how open everything seemed. That was just the start of what I fell in love with. After a few days visiting my grandparents in Pennsylvania, we drove down to spend a...
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Supplemental Essay “Why us” school essay
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Because I fell in love. That's why I chose University of Richmond. I knew the moment I drove onto campus; this was going to be my school. Even though the day of my tour was dreary and rainy, the beauty of the school shone through. All throughout the tour, I could see myself walking to and from class, eating in the dining hall, strolling around the lake. I knew I had come home.
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Additional Essay Details
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I was one of the lucky ones who felt an immediate connection to their school. Not everyone has that feeling and it's okay to not.
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General Admissions Advice

5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
61 Words
Preppy (Vineyard Vines is quite popular) Friendly (its not weird to say hello to people you've never...
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Why I ultimately chose my school
14 Words
I fell in love;...
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What I like about my school’s location and culture
57 Words
Its close enough to home that I can come back for a weekend or my mom can...
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What might make for a good “Why Us” essay topic at my school
31 Words
Speak from the heart! Admission officers already know the...
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My extracurricular activities in college, and why I chose them
93 Words
I am on the equestrian team because I have been riding horses since I was five years old. I also joined a sorority because I wanted to be...
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My favorite course thus far, and why
67 Words
My favorite course was a seminar called "Racism without Racists" where we studied race relations in modern day America. It...
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High School Performance

Weighted GPA
4.15
 
Rank
N/A
 
High School TypePublic
Academic Performance in High School Steady
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest ACT
31
 
ACT Score Details
 
ACT Prep
Highest SAT
1980
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1400
SAT Prep
Other Standardized Tests

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details4 classes and scores

Sports

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesMarching Band, School Newspaper/Magazine/Journalism
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received
Application Additional Materials

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