Rochester ‘
B.S., Public Health, , Public Health Studies, , Public Health Education
I am currently a sophomore at the University of Rochester studying Public Health and Pre-Medicine. I am also an NCAA Division III athlete at my school for lacrosse.
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Hometown Sandy, Utah
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
AdmissionEarly Action, Recruited for Sport
English First Language Yes

Results, Essays, and Advice

Waitlisted or Withdrew
  • University of Rochester (Rochester, NY)
  • Boston College (Chestnut Hill, MA)
  • Boston University (Boston, MA)
  • Syracuse University (Syracuse, NY)
  • University of San Diego (San Diego, CA)
  • Smith College (Northampton, MA)
  • University of Utah (Salt Lake City, UT)
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University of Rochester (Rochester, NY)

Applied for in Public Health

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

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Personal Statement
262 Words
Volunteer/public interest work
Education plays an important role in innovating and moving our country forward.It all has to start somewhere, that somewhere is preschool. Yes, it may sound silly, but preschool is crucial for a child’s development. It allows them to develop socially and academically. There have been many studies that have shown higher test scores in children who have attended preschool before kindergarten. I have witnessed first hand the wonders that a preschool can do for a child. I started...
Supplemental Essay Diversity statement
1207 Words
I believe in contrast. I am a liberal living in a conservative Utah, and a Presbyterian who goes to a Catholic school in a state that is predominantly Mormon. I live in Utah, but have never skied a day in my life. I play lacrosse, a violent sport, yet I volunteer at the Children’s Center, a refuge that helps children with anger management issues and mental disabilities. I am the poster child for controversy, a walking dichotomy. Seemingly, I...

General Admissions Advice

My favorite course thus far, and why
105 Words
I took a course in the fall of my freshman year called Speaking Stones. My school sits next to one of the largest Victorian cemeteries in the nation. This class met once...
Recommended summer activities during high school and college
215 Words
It is often conveyed that colleges want to see a well-rounded student, and therefore you should try to dabble in a little bit of everything your high school or town offers during the summer. As the years go on, colleges are veering away from the well-rounded student and looking for those who have passions. For instance, I loved lacrosse. I played for my high school,...
How I chose schools to apply to
162 Words
I started the whole college process fairly early. How I began was choosing regions of the nation where I could see myself living. In my case, I chose the Western and Eastern coastlines, nothing really in the center of the nation besides a school in Wisconsin. Then I further...
Reaching out to professors and coaches at schools I applied to
132 Words
I was in the unique situation where I had the opportunity to continue my lacrosse career into college. When I reached out to coaches, I gave them all my basic information and told them specifically why I was interested in...
Why I ultimately chose my school
139 Words
The ultimate reason why I chose this school was because of my gut feeling. I know it's a very vague statement and may seem like a cop-out, but that's honestly the only way I can explain it. We are instinctual beings and...

High School Performance

(no specification of weighting)
Top 10%
High School TypeReligious
College Classes In High School
Academic Performance in High School Steady
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest ACT
ACT Score Details
ACT Prep

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details6 classes and scores


SportsBasketball, Lacrosse


ActivitiesYearbook, Tutoring/Mentoring
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received

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