College Admissions Info

yearn2learn
yearn2learn
Northwestern University ‘14
BS, Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

Northwestern University '14
From: Round Rock , Texas
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Black / African American
Legacy: Both Parents
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 9 schools
Accepted At: Georgetown, MIT, Northwestern, Rice, UMich, Vanderbilt, WashU
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

1910
SAT
Highest SAT: 1910
Other SAT Scores:
SAT Prep:
SAT IIs:

High School Performance

4.40
GPA
Top 1%
Rank
High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady
Explanation of Any Low Grades:

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Cheer/Spirit Squad, Track & Field
How Spent Summers:

College Application Essays

Schedule Dilemma Senior year is what I have been looking forward to since freshman year. I must have been dreaming, but finally I arrived to be introduced to a nightmare. Before school started, with that laid-back summer glow that consumes students on summer vacation, I casually strolled into my high school’s administration office to visit my favorite counselor, Ms. Fleming. I learned that the best counselor was “no longer working at Stony Point High School.” As I left the...















Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
313 Words
My three week stay on Northwestern University’s campus, through the LEAD program, allowed me to recognize characteristics that I should be cognizant of as I complete my college search. The overall campus milieu is an important ingredient for the ideal college. Northwestern University’s campus is gorgeous with different areas to relax and escape from a stressful school load. The sense of community and small class ratios are also unique qualities that I would benefit from. Specifically, the McCormick...





College Admissions Advice

Why I ultimately chose my school
292 Words
I had 7 and a half (the half was being wait-listed at Columbia until I withdrew) schools to decide to attend. I knew I wanted to try something new and go out of state and my parents were willing to support me in that. I am originally from Texas, so i just wanted a new place with seasons, and Evanston definitely...