daniellep
daniellep,
Dartmouth ‘17
B.A., Anthropology and Archaeology, , Comparative Literature
Features Included
1
Essays
17
Schools
13
Scores
8
Advice
4
ECs
2
Sports

Background

Hometown , New Jersey
GenderFemale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken French

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Dartmouth College (Hanover, NH)
  • Barnard College (New York, NY)
  • Columbia University (New York, NY)
  • Wesleyan University (Middletown, CT)
  • University of Chicago (Chicago, IL)
  • University of Michigan - Ann Arbor (Ann Arbor, MI)
  • Harvard University (Cambridge, MA)
  • Yale University (New Haven, CT)
  • Tufts University (Medford, MA)
  • Washington University in St. Louis (St. Louis, MO)
  • New York University (New York, NY)
  • Brown University (Providence, RI)
  • Brandeis University (Waltham, MA)
  • Fordham University (New York, NY)
  • Duke University (Durham, NC)
  • Georgetown University (Washington, DC)
  • Princeton University (Princeton, NJ)
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Dartmouth College (Hanover, NH)

Applied for a B.A. in Anthropology and Archaeology

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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In school, you must at once open your mind and shut your body, paying close attention to teachers on a journey of geometric and literary discovery while staying physically still and not being a distraction. My grades and scores don’t indicate this struggle inherent in my schooling. Having been diagnosed with Tourette syndrome nine years ago, I first competed, then came to an uneasy truce with my body, struggling to listen to my teachers while attenuating my involuntary actions...
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General Admissions Advice

Whether I used a private admissions counselor, and advice I received
73 Words
I used a private advisor, Keith Berman, from Options for College in New York City. A Yale graduate, Keith did a wonderful...
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List of schools I interviewed with and my interview experience
102 Words
In my opinion, the interviews are not very important. Of the six Ivies to which I applied, I interviewed with 5 of them. I was accepted Dartmouth even though I did not...
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How I chose schools to apply to
186 Words
I was very nervous about finding schools that I deemed a good "fit." You MUST apply to all different levels of exclusivity. I applied to several "safeties," schools to which I would most likely be accepted. Also apply to some "reaches," schools that may be harder to get into. You should focus on schools you aren't...
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What I like about my school’s location and culture
43 Words
I love that my school feels like a college campus, as I grew...
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What I’d change about my application process
97 Words
If I could go back in time, I would tell myself to calm down. The college process can be EXTREMELY stressful. To any kids applying, I recommend to stay...
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What might make for a good “Why Us” essay topic at my school
60 Words
The "why us" essays are mainly intended to separate the people who are very interested in the college...
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My advice about getting recommenders
164 Words
I had several recommendation letters. My English teacher, my math teacher a director for my favorite high school play, and my boss from my internship each wrote me a letter. My best advice for letters of recommendation is to ask someone who is intelligent, likes you very much, and...
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Why I ultimately chose my school
127 Words
Dartmouth was the most prestigious school to which I was accepted. Although this was certainly a factor, I loved the people, as the community reminded me a lot of my tiny high school. Dartmouth allows me to pursue...
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High School Performance

GPA
3.80
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Top 10%
 
High School TypeOther Private
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest SAT
2210
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1520
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep
SAT IIs
PSAT Scores
Other Standardized Tests

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details6 classes and scores

Sports

SportsVolleyball, Track & Field

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesChoir, School Choir, School Theater/Plays, Tutoring/Mentoring

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received
Application Additional Materials

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