College Admissions Info

Northwestern University, ‘17
BS, Computer Engineering, Economics

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

I'm interested in engineering and community service!
From: Canton , Ohio
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Early Decision
Applied To: 2 schools
Accepted At: Northwestern, Case
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Spanish

Test Scores

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High School Performance

Top 1%
High School Type: Public
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Academic Performance in High School: Steady
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Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: Choir, Debate Club/Team, School Theater/Plays, Students Against Drunk Driving (Destructive Decisions) (SADD), Nonprofit, NGO or Charitable Organization
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College Application Essays

Personal Statement: Issue of personal significance
524 Words
Indicate a person who has had a significant influence on you, and describe that influence. We’ve had a rather unconventional relationship – I’ve never actually met him. Throughout my life, this ambiguous figure has greatly affected me, whether he knows it or not. As cliché as it is, my father has probably had the most profound influence on my life, particularly in how I think, how I act, and the kind of person that I am today. Just before...

Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
38 Words
My essay had a quote from the dean of engineering, Dr. Carr. It was about the philosophy of Northwestern Engineering, how it was philanthropic. That spoke to me, and that was actually a major reason for my deciding.

Additional Essay Details:
23 Words
Be as real as possible. If you can just copy and paste another school's name into your essay, it won't be good enough.

College Admissions Advice

List of schools I interviewed with and my interview experience
3 Words

Whether I used a private admissions counselor, and advice I received
1 Words

How I chose schools to apply to
14 Words
I just chose the...

Why I ultimately chose my school
9 Words
Northwestern was the...

Whether I took out loans or applied for scholarships, and my advice
13 Words
Apply for a lot,...