sandie14
sandie14,
Northwestern ‘17
B.A., Economics
I am a sophomore studying Economics at Northwestern University.
Features Included
3
Essays
10
Schools
16
Scores
1
Advice
4
ECs
2
Sports

Background

Hometown Randolph, New Jersey
GenderFemale
EthnicityAsian
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken Mandarin

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Northwestern University (Evanston, IL)
  • Emory University (Atlanta, GA)
  • New York University (New York, NY)
  • Boston College (Chestnut Hill, MA)
  • College of William and Mary (Williamsburg, VA)
  • Rutgers, State University of New Jersey - New Brunswick (Piscataway, NJ)
  • Indiana University - Bloomington (Bloomington, IN)
  • Washington University in St. Louis (St. Louis, MO)
  • Cornell University (Ithaca, NY)
  • University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, PA)
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Northwestern University (Evanston, IL)

Applied for a B.A. in Economics

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Personal Statement
19 Words
Death of a loved one
My personal statement discussed the loss of my father to cancer and its impact on my family and me.
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Supplemental Essay “Why us” school essay
11 Words
I wrote about how Northwestern had the best of both worlds
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Supplemental Essay Unique question posed by school
24 Words
The question was "Tell us what intrigues you?" I wrote about a local bookstore which has a rundown exterior, but the inside is extraordinary.
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General Admissions Advice

What I like about my school’s location and culture
509 Words
I had interviews for my top three schools. My best interview was for Northwestern University, the school I am currently attending. A lot of people get nervous if they don’t receive an invitation for an interview; however, most of the time it is random. If your town does not have any alumni from the school you are applying to, you might not get an interview. If you do have the chance to interview, sign up. Interviews show interest in the school, and you can learn helpful advice from the alumni. Some interviews have a bigger impact on your application. ...
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High School Performance

Rank
Top 5%
 
High School TypePublic
College Classes In High School
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest SAT
2230
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1530
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep
SAT IIs
PSAT Scores

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details9 classes and scores

Sports

SportsTennis, Fencing

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesBoy/Girl Scouts, Church, Community Cleanup / Service, National Honor Society
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received
Application Additional Materials

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