College Admissions Info

Amber220
Amber220
Boston University ‘17
BA, Psychology, Sociology

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

Undergrad Student, Graduating a year early
From: Evansville , Indiana
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 15+ schools
Accepted At: BU, UChicago, Harvard, Indiana, IPFW, IPFW
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: German

Test Scores

1920
SAT
Converted SAT Score: 1360
Highest SAT: 1920
Other SAT Scores:
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High School Performance

3.86
GPA
Top 5%
Rank
High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
College Classes In High School:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady
Explanation of Any Low Grades:

Extracurriculars & Awards

How Spent Summers:
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College Application Essays

As a person interested in working for social justice and a person who was raised in an extremely conservative region of the country, I had to challenge myself and break down as many barriers in my mind and at home to get where I am today.

Supplemental Essay: Issue of personal significance
9 Words
described personal need to be involved in social justice

Additional Essay Details:
14 Words
outlined social justice issues and personal beliefs with a plan to act on them

College Admissions Advice

Why I ultimately chose my school
5 Words
financial aid,...





Most popular extracurricular activities at my college
5 Words
hockey games ...





My favorite course thus far, and why
13 Words
Psychology of Personality with...





5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
6 Words
innovative, head-strong,...





What I now know about my school that I never would have known prior to enrolling
11 Words
transfer credits rarely...





How to approach transferring schools
19 Words
double check and see what classes...





Recommended summer activities during high school and college
5 Words
internships, volunteer...





Post-college plans
5 Words
grad school...





What I like about my school’s location and culture
5 Words
history, liberal...





Whether I took out loans or applied for scholarships, and my advice
14 Words
I did both, fill...





My extracurricular activities in college, and why I chose them
23 Words
political advocacy (resume building and personal passion),...