jkeefe221
jkeefe221,
Richmond ‘16
B.B.A., Business Administration and Management
I am a sophomore student-athlete at the University of Richmond majoring in Business Administration.
Features Included
3
Essays
2
Schools
3
Scores
8
Advice
1
ECs
2
Sports

Background

Hometown Newton, Massachusetts
GenderMale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
AdmissionEarly Decision
English First Language Yes

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • University of Richmond (Richmond, VA)
  • University of Massachusetts - Amherst (Amherst, MA)
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University of Richmond (Richmond, VA)

Applied for a B.B.A. in Business Administration and Management

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

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For my personal statement I wrote about my passions for both running and entrepreneurship and how my goal in life is to connect my two passions. I started by explaining my career as a runner leading up to being captain of my high school track and cross country teams. I went on to explain my experience as an entrepreneur, and how I started a couple small businesses during high school. I ended by explaining that all these experiences had only...
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Supplemental Essay Unique question posed by school
427 Words
A Summer Trip with Rivals Newton North High School and Brookline High School have been mortal foes for well over 100 years. The rivalry has bred many packed sports games, and too many fights. At Newton North our football team sets out during pre-season with one goal. It’s not to win the state championship, or even to have a winning season. No, it’s to beat Brookline on Thanksgiving. What I am trying to explain here is that I have...
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Additional Essay Details
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The topic posed by the school was as follows: "Explain a situation in which you were outside your comfort zone." I think what made my essay stick out was that I was able to put a really good positive spin on it. Just as important, I was able to tie it together by showing how I could transfer the experience over to a college experience. More specifically, a college experience at Richmond. Like I mentioned in my advice, Richmond really...
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General Admissions Advice

How I chose schools to apply to
45 Words
I visited as many schools as possible. Personally I could not apply to a...
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How to increase chances at my school
47 Words
If Richmond is your top choice, applying early decision will increase your chances of...
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How to increase chances at my school
52 Words
There is a reason the University of Richmond has an entire school dedicated to leadership studies ...
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My extracurricular activities in college, and why I chose them
51 Words
I am a member of the cross country and track and field teams, and I...
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Reaching out to professors and coaches at schools I applied to
153 Words
It can never hurt to send out as many emails to coaches and fill out as many recruiting questionnaires as possible if you are and aspiring collegiate student-athlete. Doing so early in your college search is a good way to open up connections with coaches who...
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What I like about my school’s location and culture
88 Words
Richmond is a very cool city. There is so much history and some really great spots along the James River to hang out. However, the University...
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What set me apart from other applicants
47 Words
I was able to show leadership experience in my application both in my personal...
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Why I ultimately chose my school
54 Words
The University of Richmond stood above all the other schools I considered because there is a...
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High School Performance

GPA
3
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Rank
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High School TypePublic
College Classes In High School
Academic Performance in High School Some good some bad

Test Scores

Highest SAT
1680
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1210
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep
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Other Standardized Tests

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Sports

SportsCross Country, Track & Field

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesNonprofit, NGO or Charitable Organization
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

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