College Admissions Info

New York University, ‘17
BA, Psychology

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

From: Rochester , New York
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Admission: Regular Decision
Accepted At: American, BU, GWU, NYU, Pace, Northeastern, Denver U, UHawaii, Pitt, U of Portland, Fordham, Drexel
Denied At:
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Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1480
Highest SAT: 2130
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High School Performance

(no specification of weighting)
High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Softball
Extracurricular Activities: DECA (Distributive Education Clubs of America), Improv club/team, Multicultural / International Club, Political Campaign, Tutoring/Mentoring
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College Application Essays

Personal Statement:
444 Words
I was mortified by the idea of being judged on stage in front of an audience. I have never considered myself to be someone who is outwardly funny, or is capable of making people laugh non-stop. So when my uncle dragged me up on stage for the first time during an improvisation jam at Washington Improv Theater, where participants are expected to make up scenes as they go, I was petrified. The majority of the people participating in the jam...

Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
481 Words
In life, it isn’t often that you find yourself becoming a part of something bigger than yourself. When I say that, I don’t mean simply belonging to a group, but rather being an essential piece of a larger picture. I am certain that if accepted into George Washington University, I will provide a unique contribution to the broader school community, and more specifically, to the Political Communications and Women’s Leadership in International Politics programs. The fact that...

Supplemental Essay: Time off from school
503 Words
High school is challenging, invigorating, and most importantly unforgettable. Throughout my time at Brighton High School, I have taken advantage of many opportunities including enrolling in a variety of unique classes and participating in many clubs. In doing so I’ve formed important and meaningful relationships with both teachers and students. I thoroughly enjoyed high school and feel confident in saying that I have gotten all that I could out of the experience. However, I am ready to move on...

College Admissions Advice

5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
5 Words
Driven, Unique,...

My extracurricular activities in college, and why I chose them
7 Words
Meor Jewish...

Recommended summer activities during high school and college
6 Words
Political Campaigns,...

What I like about my school’s location and culture
61 Words
The NYU campus is located in the heart of New York, Greenwich Village, and is immersed within the...

My advice about getting recommenders
10 Words
My supervisor from...