College Admissions Info

ZHarner
ZHarner
University of Michigan - Ann Arbor ‘14
BA, Political Science and Government

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

I am a Senior at the University of Michigan. I grew up on a farm and have a variety of interests which include politics, stocks, and sports.
From: Eau Claire , Michigan
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: Both Parents
Admission: Transfer
Applied To: 2 schools
Accepted At: UMich, MSU
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: German

Test Scores

23
ACT
Highest SAT: 0
Highest ACT:
Other Standardized Tests:

High School Performance

4.00
GPA
Top 1%
Rank
High School Type: Public
College Classes In High School:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady
Explanation of Any Low Grades:

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Baseball, Basketball, Football
Extracurricular Activities: National Honor Society, Student Council / Government
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Awards Received:
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College Application Essays

Personal Statement: Love of writing
137 Words
While I have always been interested in creative works of writing, such as short stories and fictional prose, the environment that I grew up in did not provide the opportunities to help develop my skills as a writer. It was not until my freshman year at Southwestern Community College that the thought of becoming a writer came to fruition. After I had been exposed to the concepts of creative writing in community college, I was given a chance to further...



Supplemental Essay: Diversity statement
120 Words
Colleges want to know about a situation that you have been in, in which you had to work with those whose cultures and/or backgrounds are different from yours. For my essay, I wrote about how I have worked on a farm throughout much of my life, and how I had to work with individuals from Mexico who helped my family with the work. This included giving orders, telling them where and when we were going to pick specific types...



College Admissions Advice

How I chose schools to apply to
137 Words
With the price of college admission continuing to increase as the years go by, the viable college options decreases for those who are not exactly rich. As the kid of a family which had "made enough" money to not qualify for...