College Admissions Info

Yeshiva University, ‘17
BA, Journalism, Developmental and Child Psychology

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

Sophomore in College looking to pursue a psychology major and minor in journalism
From: Elizabeth , New Jersey
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Asian, Native American, White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 2 schools
Accepted At: Yeshiva, Rutgers
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Russian

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1270
Highest SAT: 1770
SAT Prep:

High School Performance

(no specification of weighting)
High School Type: Religious
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: Broadcast Journalism / Media / Television, Hospital Volunteer, Choir, Film
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College Application Essays

Me Against the World Throughout High School I have made many friends with all different kinds of people. In eleventh grade, I befriended a specific group of girls that I had always dreamed of being friends with. They were smart, pretty, and popular. I had so much fun with them, and found that I fit in well for the first time in my life. However, coming into senior year, the group started to fall apart. Since there was constant conflict...

Supplemental Essay: Diversity statement
280 Words
I have always been a passionate person. Ever since I was little, I dreamed of making a difference in the world. Throughout my childhood I explored many different clubs and activities in order to broaden my horizons. I loved it all - but one particular area interested me the most. I was put in a difficult situation in High School. I was forced to face certain challenges that were extremely out of my comfort zone. As a result, I came...

College Admissions Advice

Why I ultimately chose my school
181 Words
Choosing the right school for you is perhaps the most important aspect of college applications. There are major points to consider when debating where you wish to embark your journey. First you must ask yourself, what am I looking to gain from college? What career path do I want to pursue, and what kind...