kcarlton96
kcarlton96,
Bates ‘18
B.S.
I am a sophomore at Tulane University studying Marketing and Management
Features Included
4
Essays
7
Schools
4
Scores
2
Advice
3
ECs
0
Sports

Background

Hometown Austin, Texas
GenderFemale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
AdmissionTransfer
English First Language Yes

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Bates College (Lewiston, ME)
  • Tulane University (New Orleans, LA)
  • Clark University (Worcester, MA)
  • Bryn Mawr College (Bryn Mawr, PA)
  • Smith College (Northampton, MA)
  • Bowdoin College (Brunswick, ME)
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Bates College (Lewiston, ME)

Applied for a B.S. in

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Personal Statement
671 Words
Creative personal story
In the last 6 months, I have learned how to capture the attention of 13-to-16 year old girls for an entire hour. I’ve discovered that although rural Maine is an adventure of its own, I’m a city girl at heart. I’ve realized that I’m intrigued by the psychology of consumer decision making. And most of all, I’ve learned the importance of bean boots. During my college search process, I had no idea what I wanted to...
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Supplemental Essay “Why us” school essay
418 Words
As I passed a study space at Tulane during my recent visit to Tulane I saw a girl studying with a friend with her shoes off, looking as comfortable as I do on my couch in my living room. Our tour guide’s anecdotes continued to reiterate the idea of the Tulane being a family and how it is such an incredible place to grow. I could see myself growing academically within the community. When I look at Tulane on...
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Supplemental Essay “Why us” school essay
359 Words
During my first visit to Bates, my tour guide said that I should always plan for a two-hour meal because students at Bates love to talk. After hearing that I knew these were my people. Three months later I arrived at the Commons for dinner, hoping his theory would prove true. Earlier in the day, I crossed paths with the only freshman from Austin, Misha, while sitting in on the class Environment and Society. He kindly invited me to dinner....
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Additional Essay Details
581 Words
Here is my first personal statement: I ripped open the envelope and screamed with excitement. I was accepted to CITYterm. With the acceptance came a hefty scholarship, which is what allowed me to participate in this four-month adventure. I wanted a shift from my tiny high school in Austin, TX and I was ready for an opportunity to expand my love for project-based learning. I ventured to New York City with my parka and my curiosity. I returned home with...
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General Admissions Advice

5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
5 Words
Kind, Passionate,...
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How to approach transferring schools
30 Words
Make sure you try everything out at your first...
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High School Performance

Weighted GPA
4.2
 
Rank
Top 5%
 
High School TypeOther Private
Academic Performance in High School Steady
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest SAT
1880
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1340
SAT Prep

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details3 classes and scores

Sports

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesAdmissions or Post-Acceptance Committee, Student Council / Government, National Honor Society

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received
Application Additional Materials

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