College Admissions Info

ekn8
ekn8
Cornell University ‘17
BA,

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Extracurriculars & Awards
  • Personal statement
  • 2 advice topics

Student Background

Freshman at Cornell University majoring in Statistics and Economics
From: Concord , New Hampshire
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Early Decision
Applied To: 3 schools
Accepted At: Cornell, UNH, UVM
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Spanish

Test Scores

2130
SAT
Highest SAT: 2130
SAT Prep:

High School Performance

4.40
GPA
Top 1%
Rank
High School Type: Religious
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady
Explanation of Any Low Grades:

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Tennis
Extracurricular Activities: School Newspaper/Magazine/Journalism, Prom Committee, Student Council / Government, Admissions or Post-Acceptance Committee, Habitat for Humanity, Tutoring/Mentoring, National Honor Society
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College Application Essays

518 Words
I can feel the tension rip through the entire table. My mother stares desperately into her salad; my brother rolls his eyes at my sister who sits fuming beside me; my father turns a peculiar shade of purple. Thus, a typical dinner at the Nelson’s devolves into heated debate. Sitting at the worn kitchen table, my family is gesticulating passionately over their forgotten plate of meatloaf. While opinions are flung wildly and political beliefs come out swinging, I enter...







College Admissions Advice

Whether I used a private admissions counselor, and advice I received
25 Words
I used a private admission counselor from a firm in Boston. She was very helpful in editing my essay to target them at specific schools.

How to increase chances at my school
30 Words
Applying Early Decision if you are financially able to is a great opportunity to show the school you have committed to them and increases your chance of getting in incredibly.