Introducing a New Expert Content Section: Careers
Chance me for UIUC Journalism?
ACT: C:31 (Reading:34, Math:26, English:35, Science:29)
W GPA: 4.1
UW GPA: 3.8
School doesn't offer AP classes, but I took all my classes junior and senior year through a dual-enrollment program at a nearby college, and was in the honors program (I completed extra projects with professors for honors credits-noted on college transcript) and honors society.
Illinois Leadership Seminar Soph-Sr
-Chosen to attend sophomore year
-Selected to be on staff as media team for next summer
-Elected Alumni Media Director
Phi Theta Kappa (College for Dual-enrollment honor society) Jr-Sr
-Member both years at college
-Public Relations Officer senior year
-only girl on high school football team (also wrote about this in my essay)
-JV team Captian
-"George Butler" leadership award winner
-JV Team captian
-"Pride, Hustle, and Desire" award
National Honor Society Soph-Sr
Student Council Soph-Sr
Awards not listed above:
"Best Solo of Day" IHSA Solo award-Sophomore
"Outstanding Sophomore" Award
Illinois State Scholar-Senior
NUIC all conference academic
Deans list (high honors) at College
High Honor Roll at High school
Letters of Rec: from football coach, english teacher, and someone I volunteer with through Illinois Leadership Seminars. All should be very good.
Essay: talked about my experience as a girl football player and the obstacles and such I had to overcome to not only play the sport but be successful and accepted by my teammates.
Thanks in advance for your honesty guys