College Admissions Info

University of Southern California, ‘18
BFA, Film, Video, and Photography, Sociology

Profile Overview

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  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Extracurriculars & Awards
  • Personal statement
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Student Background

I'm proud to be a freshman at the marvelous University of Southern California's School of Cinematic Arts! The journey to get here was long and hard, and I think it's only right that I become the resource to other hopefuls I wish I had had while applying.
From: Corona , California
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Black / African American
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 4 schools
Accepted At: USC, UCSB
Denied At:
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Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1480
Highest SAT: 2120
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High School Performance

GPA, Weighted
Top 10%
High School Type: Public
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Academic Performance in High School: Steady
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Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Track & Field
Extracurricular Activities: American Red Cross, Athletics Organization, Black Student Union, Broadcast Journalism / Media / Television, Church, Multicultural / International Club, Tutoring/Mentoring, Debate Club/Team
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College Application Essays

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College Admissions Advice

What might make for a good “Why Us” essay topic at my school
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