College Admissions Info

milesk
milesk
Northwestern University, ‘17
BS,

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

Don't take anything too seriously and be open to everything.
From: Port Washington , New York
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Early Decision
Accepted At: Northwestern
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

2190
SAT
35
ACT
Converted SAT Score: 1510
Highest SAT: 2190
SAT Prep:
SAT IIs:
Highest ACT:

High School Performance

N/A
Rank
High School Type: Public
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Cross Country (Recruited)
Extracurricular Activities: Academic Decathlon, School Theater/Plays, Tutoring/Mentoring, Other Religious Affiliation
How Spent Summers:
Work:

College Application Essays

With a heavily gloved hand, I blindly groped through a vat of acid trying to find what I was looking for. The fumes burned my nose, I searched faster, and finally grabbed a clean flask. I clamped it over a bath of warm oil and added a few drops of my precursor, a red liquid. Quickly, I walked across the lab to a bright blue cabinet labeled “acid”, removed a bottle, and walked back to my fume hood, aware of...









College Admissions Advice

How to increase chances at my school
56 Words
I developed a strong relationship with my regional admission officer (so much that she e-mailed me when...





Reaching out to professors and coaches at schools I applied to
70 Words
I met with a professor at Northwestern when I toured, and was able to talk to her about what I wanted...





My advice about getting recommenders
74 Words
I had two high school teachers write recommendations. One was a teacher in the field I wanted to study, and the other...