College Admissions Info

sandie14
sandie14
Northwestern University ‘17
BA, Economics

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

I am a sophomore studying Economics at Northwestern University.
From: Randolph , New Jersey
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Asian
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 10 schools
Accepted At: Northwestern, Emory, NYU, BC, William & Mary, Rutgers, Indiana
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Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Mandarin

Test Scores

Highest SAT: 0
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High School Performance

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High School Type: Public
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Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Tennis, Fencing
Extracurricular Activities: Boy/Girl Scouts, Church, Community Cleanup / Service, National Honor Society
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College Application Essays

Personal Statement: Death of a loved one
19 Words
My personal statement discussed the loss of my father to cancer and its impact on my family and me.

Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
11 Words
I wrote about how Northwestern had the best of both worlds

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.

College Admissions Advice

What I like about my school’s location and culture
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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,...