College Admissions Info

Seattle Pacific University, ‘18
BS, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Extracurriculars & Awards
  • 7 advice topics

Student Background

After graduating among the top of my high school class, I went on to Seattle Pacific University.
From: Oregon City , Oregon
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 4 schools
Accepted At: SPU, NAU, Willamette
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1350
Highest SAT: 1910
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High School Performance

GPA, Weighted
Top 1%
High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
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Academic Performance in High School: Steady
Explanation of Any Low Grades:

Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: 4-H, Church, Community Cleanup / Service, Hospital Volunteer, Local Orchestra / Symphony / Band, Marching Band, National Honor Society, School Band, School Jazz / Orchestra
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College Application Essays

None Reported

College Admissions Advice

Recommended summer activities during high school and college
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Although it may seem like an obvious piece of advice -- just do something. It's incredibly easy to watch movie after movie and watch your summer waste away, but there are so many...

5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
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Intentional, dedicated,...

What set me apart from other applicants
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In my applications, I was sure to stress just how dedicated of a student I am, and just how hard I've worked to make it to where I am. Even if high school...

What I like about my school’s location and culture
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I absolutely love going to a school that allows me to bus to downtown Seattle in less than 10 minutes. Having...

My advice about getting recommenders
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If you have a teacher that is known for their stellar recommendation letters, go for it! Even if you're concerned that they don't know much about...

How I chose schools to apply to
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I made a list of qualities that I found important in a college -- small class sizes, outstanding professors, classes not taught by TAs, good location, etc -- and went from there. If I thought that a school...

What I’d change about my application process
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I would have started researching and applying much earlier. To be honest, applying to college stressed me out, which ultimately resulted in me putting off my...