College Admissions Info

University of Rochester, ‘18
BA, English, Psychology

Profile Overview

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  • High School Performance
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  • Personal statement
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Student Background

Studying psych and english.
From: Saint Louis , Missouri
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 11 schools
Accepted At: Missouri, Indiana, BU, Richmond, Rochester
Denied At:
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Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Hebrew

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1450
Highest SAT: 2070
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High School Performance

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High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

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College Application Essays

I never had a favorite color. This was a huge problem, as it’s akin to “How’s the weather?” in child-speak; the most common topic on the playground. I liked all colors--candy-apple red, mac-and-cheese yellow, aqua--but I especially liked them together. So, I answered rainbow. When that started to seem childish, I answered “blue” or “purple” instead, but I secretly retained my “I-like-all-colors-together” preference. As I matured, it appeared as if color preference had become a concern of the...

College Admissions Advice

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