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awolford
awolford
Northwestern University, ‘16
BA, Economics

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

Northwestern Student from Chicago Suburbs
From: Chicago , Illinois
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Early Decision
Applied To: 3 schools
Accepted At: Northwestern
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Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

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High School Performance

Top 10%
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High School Type: Public
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Academic Performance in High School: Steady
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College Application Essays

Personal Statement:
676 Words
Staring at the weathered stone stairs loosely attached to the decrepit front porch of a worn little house in the small town of Bethesda, Ohio, I realized that my group had quite a few hours of manual labor ahead of us. Though we faced the enormous challenge of refurbishing a porch clearly not used in decades, we set to work in the scorching summer heat with the shining sun overhead. After spending eight hours in a cramped van, we were...









Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
315 Words
As I walked the campus on a brisk April morning, I knew that Northwestern was undoubtedly my dream school. Northwestern University and, more specifically, the Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences, have a multitude of qualities that make the school so appealing to me. Due to Northwestern’s quarter system, I would be able to sate a wide range of academic interests while still maintaining a specific area of interest in economics. While a highly competitive and alluring academic environment,...





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