College Admissions Info

ilse93
ilse93
Stanford University ‘16
BA, French Language and Literature, Spanish Language and Literature

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

From: Spring , Texas
Gender: Female
Legacy: No
Admission: Early Action
Applied To: 8 schools
Accepted At: Stanford, Amherst, Williams, Wesleyan, NYU
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: No
Other Language(s) Spoken: Spanish, French

Test Scores

2050
SAT
Highest SAT: 2050
Other SAT Scores:
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High School Performance

4.40
GPA
Top 5%
Rank
High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
College Classes In High School:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Cross Country, Track & Field
Extracurricular Activities: Charity Drive Organizing
How Spent Summers:

College Application Essays

At sweet sixteen, I embarked on the adventure of a lifetime; living in Turkey for more than a month. It was the biggest journey of my life so far. During these five weeks, I truly learned more about myself than I had in past trips. This wasn’t an ordinary trip, it was a chance for me to become an independent person and get a glimpse of what life without “mom and dad” would be like. This was my first...











Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
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Supplemental Essay: Diversity statement
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Supplemental Essay: Issue of personal significance
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College Admissions Advice

Recommended summer activities during high school and college
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Take programs or do something during the summer, don't just sit around all summer long. Preferably, do something that you are truly passionate about versus jus something "to make the time pass by". For example, instead of working at McDonalds to earn a few extra dollars, work on a project you are truly passionate about. You could also intern at...