College Admissions Info

sbahena
Northwestern University, ‘16
BA, Sociology

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

Currently attending Northwestern University and originally from Chicago, IL.
From: Chicago , Illinois
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 7 schools
Accepted At: Illinois State, Illinois, Loyola U Chicago, DePaul, Wisconsin, Northwestern
Denied At:
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Is English First Language: No
Other Language(s) Spoken: Spanish

Test Scores

27
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High School Performance

3.80
GPA
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Rank
High School Type: Magnet
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Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: Academic Decathlon, Book Buddies, Latino Student Association, March of Dimes, Tutoring/Mentoring
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College Application Essays

Wrote how Disney princesses are detrimental to young girls since they portray the damsel and distress. I then wrote about how these views affected me as a child and how current society no longer needs these types of princesses and Disney should alter the form in which they portray their leading female characters.

Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
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Essay Description

Additional Essay Details:
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I wrote about what I could provide to the school and my experience from when I visited. I wrote how the tour that I had taken showed me what it truly meant to be a wildcat and how I couldn't envision myself anywhere but there

College Admissions Advice

Why I ultimately chose my school
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After visiting the school I was able...