College Admissions Info

University of Colorado, Colorado Springs, ‘18
BS, Architectural Engineering, Construction Engineering

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Personal statement
  • 5 advice topics

Student Background

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From: Denver , Colorado
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: Black / African American
Legacy: No
Admission: Early Decision
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

Highest ACT:

High School Performance

(no specification of weighting)
Top 50%
High School Type: Public

Extracurriculars & Awards

None reported

College Application Essays

Personal Statement: Anxiety before a competition
587 Words
Basketball was not only a dream - it became a reality. "They accepted me", I said slowly. "They... actually... accepted me." It was hard for me to believe, even then, that I would be playing state wide for one of the most renowned basketball teams my state, and frankly the rest of the country, has ever seen. "And I'm just a teenager", I muttered. "And... I'm playing for a nationally ranked basketball team on the west coast. Knicks basketball created...

College Admissions Advice

Most popular extracurricular activities at my college
111 Words
The University of Colorado enjoys a plethora of extracurricular activities, however the most popular require an out-of-pocket expense such as: anime club, drink club, FIRE (Freedom in Restricted Entities) club, and MEMZ. ...

My favorite course thus far, and why
172 Words
I enjoy my Environment 101 class the most (even though I like each of my classes differently). I think the reason I like environment is because it focuses on one of the most mysterious entities in our universe - Mother Nature. We learn about all sorts of processes that have made out...

Post-college plans
105 Words
I love engineering as much as I love cream pudding, but that's not the point - the point is that I love architecture. Someday soon I hope to work on a...

How I chose schools to apply to
144 Words
Firstly, I chose schools that taught my major - architectural engineering because not many schools specialize in something so specific. Luckily, Colorado Springs is not too far from Denver (the city where I grew up) so the trip was not too...

Whether I took out loans or applied for scholarships, and my advice
159 Words
I applied for so many scholarships, I couldn't even count. I keep a 2 inch binder full of all the scholarships I had ever applied for during my period in high school up until now. It proved to be very fruitless because I did not win anything :( But,...