College Admissions Info

New York University, ‘17
BA, Economics, Mathematics

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

International student looking to share my experiences on college admission with students who are interested in becoming part of the NYU's community.
From: New York , New York
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 12 schools
Accepted At: NYU, Fordham, Bard, Binghamton, Stony Brook, CUNY City
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: No
Other Language(s) Spoken: Spanish

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1350
Highest SAT: 1910
SAT Prep:

High School Performance

(no specification of weighting)
Top 1%
High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
College Classes In High School:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady
Explanation of Any Low Grades:

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Basketball , Volleyball
Extracurricular Activities: Drama Production Crew, Homework Heroes, Mathematics, Engineering, Science, and Achievement (MESA), Student Council / Government, Science Club/Team, Tutoring/Mentoring, Yearbook, YMCA/YWCA
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College Application Essays

Personal Statement: Anxiety before a competition
468 Words
I’ve spent most of my life worrying about my limitations. My shyness, the main concern I have always had about myself, has often prevented me from doing the things I want to do. It hasn’t allowed me to show the people around me my potential. However, I have spent my life trying to change this and develop my self-confidence. I have dreamed of stepping onstage and making the world to listen to me speak. I believe that taking...

Supplemental Essay: Unique question posed by school
855 Words
NYU Supplement Essays Q: Tell us why you have chosen the above campus: NYU New York (using a maximum of 700 characters-spaces and punctuation included). Though I’m interested in exploring new areas and willing to do international studies, I believe that NYU New York campus will be the most convenient place for me to perform my academics studies because not only it is located in an area that links me closer to home, but also because I want to be...

Supplemental Essay: Unique question posed by school
590 Words
Cornell University Supplement Essay Essay: Tell us about an engineering idea you have, or about your interest in engineering. Describe how your ideas and interests may be realized by - and linked to - specific resources within the College of Engineering. Finally, explain what a Cornell Engineering education will enable you to accomplish. (Maximum 500 words) I have always been fascinated about robots. Every time I see myself with too much stuff to get done immediately, I always think of having...

Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
223 Words
Marist College Supplement Q: Why do you believe Marist is a good academic match for you? (Short Answer Question) I believe that Marist College is a perfect match for me because it is one of the most competitive colleges of New York State and totally fits my qualities. The variety of academic programs, the diversity, the security personnel, and its high level of education made Marist College a place where I’m willing to spend my career path. I was...

College Admissions Advice

Most popular extracurricular activities at my college
2 Words

My favorite course thus far, and why
10 Words
Intro to Psychology...

What I’d change about my school if I were student body president
2 Words

Recommended summer activities during high school and college
6 Words
STEM Program,...

Post-college plans
5 Words
Study abroad...