vicsaenz
vicsaenz,
Stanford ‘17
B.A., International Relations and National Security Studies
My name is Victoria Saenz, and I am currently a freshman at Stanford, University :)
Features Included
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Essays
2
Schools
8
Scores
2
Advice
0
ECs
2
Sports

Background

Hometown Alabaster, Alabama
GenderFemale
EthnicityHispanic
AdmissionEarly Decision
English First Language No
Other Language(s) Spoken Spanish

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Stanford University (Stanford, CA)
  • Texas A&M University (College Station, TX)
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Stanford University (Stanford, CA)

Applied for a B.A. in International Relations and National Security Studies

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Drug addict, illegal immigrant, impulsive liar, thief, and jailhouse regular. These are all words that describe one of the most influential people in my life: my grandmother. My grandmother, or Ita, has taught me ambition paradoxically through her lack of it. She never finished elementary school, she has never been able to keep a job, and she has never maintained healthy relationships. As a mother, she also failed: all four of her daughters, including my mother, dropped out of school...
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Ideological isolationism is the idea that people in society strive to surround themselves with others who think just as they do and hold the same beliefs. I want to fight against ideological isolationism, at least for myself. While it is not bad to have a firm set of beliefs, I still believe it is important to learn about different ideas and worldviews in order to become a person who is able to be more accepting and who approaches life with...
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General Admissions Advice

Whether I used a private admissions counselor, and advice I received
39 Words
I took full advantage of my college counselor, asking them to read...
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My advice about getting recommenders
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I chose an English teacher and a...
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High School Performance

Weighted GPA
4.40
 
Rank
Top 5%
 
High School TypeBoarding
Academic Performance in High School Steady
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest ACT
34
 
ACT Score Details
 
SAT IIs

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details5 classes and scores

Sports

SportsCross Country, Soccer

Extracurriculars

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