laurenh
laurenh,
Northwestern ‘17
B.A., Mathematics, , Economics
I am a freshman at Northwestern University in the School of Education and Social Policy studying LOC.
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Essays
3
Schools
5
Scores
1
Advice
5
ECs
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Sports

Background

Hometown Oceanside, New York
GenderFemale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
AdmissionEarly Decision
English First Language Yes

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Northwestern University (Evanston, IL)
  • Case Western Reserve University (Cleveland, OH)
  • Tulane University (New Orleans, LA)
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Northwestern University (Evanston, IL)

Applied for a B.A. in Mathematics

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Personal Statement
634 Words
Issue of personal significance
The five year old girl stood 3 feet 2 inches tall and 1 foot from a light source that was 4 feet high. The little girl ran from the light source at a rate of 6 inches per year. At what rate did her shadow grow when she was 5 feet from the light? The problem stated above is not an ordinary shadow problem where the only variables are x, y, and t; this problem is a simplified version of my life. I was that 5 year...
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Supplemental Essay “Why us” school essay
343 Words
The morning of January 30, 2012, was not the typical January morning in Chicago. It was around 50 degrees and sunny, rather than below freezing and gray. Although I scheduled my visit hoping to experience a harsh Chicago winter day, I was pleasantly surprised by the weather, and even more so by the campus. As soon as I stepped foot on the campus, I knew Northwestern was the perfect school for me. My entire high school career, I have worked very hard to...
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Supplemental Essay “Why us” school essay
223 Words
What makes Tulane stand out to me is the Public Service Requirement. During my entire high school career, I have always worked to give back tomy community, whether through school organizations or BBYO. For the past three years, I have taken part in my school’s “Turkey Shoot”. The Turkey Shoot is an annual event which consists of people making baskets of food around Thanksgiving and delivering them to people in the community who are in need of food for...
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General Admissions Advice

How to increase chances at my school
130 Words
The best way to increase your chances at a school is showing interest in the school. A university wants to admit students that will actually attend their school and the best way to gauge that is by admitting people...
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High School Performance

Rank
Top 1%
 
High School TypePublic
Academic Performance in High School Steady
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest ACT
34
 
ACT Score Details
 
ACT Prep
Highest SAT
1860
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1320
SAT Prep
SAT IIs

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Sports

SportsDance

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesNational Honor Society, Student Council / Government, Athletics Organization, DECA (Distributive Education Clubs of America), Tutoring/Mentoring
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Application Additional Materials

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