College Admissions Info

Cubsfan7658
Cubsfan7658
University of Illinois - Urbana-Champaign ‘17
BS, Mechanical Engineering

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Extracurriculars & Awards
  • Personal statement
  • 5 advice topics

Student Background

Interested in science and Engineering. I'm also an avid rock climber.
From: Chicago , Illinois
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 3 schools
Accepted At: Illinois, U Dayton, Purdue
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

33
ACT
Highest ACT:
ACT Prep:

High School Performance

4.30
GPA
Top 10%
Rank
High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady
Explanation of Any Low Grades:

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Baseball, Basketball, Track & Field
Extracurricular Activities: Science Club/Team, Math Team, Outdoors/Hiking Club
How Spent Summers:
Work:

College Application Essays

Personal Statement: Story central to identity
303 Words
Morning, noon, night, the vast majority of my actions are in some way shaped by my past experiences in sports. My life has been defined by sports. All throughout high school, I had practice for baseball, basketball, or track before and after school all week with games and tournaments on the weekends. During practice, there was no time for relaxation; I was captain of all my teams. There were days when I had to tell teammates things they didn’t...





College Admissions Advice

My favorite course thus far, and why
30 Words
My favorite corse is Automotive design projects. It allows...





What I’d change about my application process
30 Words
If you are unsure about what major you want...





My extracurricular activities in college, and why I chose them
29 Words
Illini Formula Electric and Rock climbing Club. I chose...





5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
6 Words
Fun, Dedicated,...





What I now know about my school that I never would have known prior to enrolling
14 Words
University of Illinois is...