kayleenmc
kayleenmc,
Northwestern ‘14
B.A., Mathematics, , Earth Sciences
I am a junior at Northwestern and I love running
Features Included
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Essays
9
Schools
9
Scores
2
Advice
2
ECs
2
Sports

Background

Hometown Tacoma, Washington
GenderFemale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Northwestern University (Evanston, IL)
  • University of Hawaii - Manoa  (Honolulu, HI)
  • McGill University (Montreal, Canada)
  • Columbia University (New York, NY)
  • University of Notre Dame (Notre Dame, IN)
  • Harvey Mudd (Claremont, CA)
  • Washington University in St. Louis (St. Louis, MO)
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Northwestern University (Evanston, IL)

Applied for a B.A. in Mathematics

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: Both Parents

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Personal Statement
97 Words
Interest in med/sci/math
My personal statement was about my experience doing marine research in high school. I commented on how I had always seen research as scientific and precise, but when you begin doing research in the field, things get messy. Especially because my research involved SCUBA diving, there were lots of logical issues and the entire research process was very different than I expected it to be. I concluded with how research was more challenging than I had ever expected, and yet...
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General Admissions Advice

Recommended summer activities during high school and college
75 Words
Personally, I did research during high school. Because I knew I was interested in research science, this was a great way to see...
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Why I ultimately chose my school
84 Words
Northwestern is really good at a variety of things. I came into college as a walk on division 1 athlete and it was important for me...
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High School Performance

GPA
4.00
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Top 1%
 
High School TypeReligious
Academic Performance in High School Steady
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest ACT
35
 
ACT Score Details
 
Other Standardized Tests

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details8 classes and scores

Sports

SportsCross Country (Recruited), Track & Field (Recruited)

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesMarching Band, National Honor Society

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received

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