College Admissions Info

New Jersey Institute of Technology, ‘18
BS, Electrical and Communications Engineering

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

Aspiring bioengineer and frequent daydreamer and traveler!
From: Seaford , Virginia
Gender: Female
First Gen College Student: Yes
Race/Ethnicity: Hispanic, White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Early Action
Accepted At: NYU, George Mason, Stony Brook, Randolph-Macon
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
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Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1400
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High School Performance

GPA, Weighted
Top 10%
High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady
Explanation of Any Low Grades:

Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: Model Congress / Model UN, National Honor Society, Multicultural / International Club, School Newspaper/Magazine/Journalism
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College Application Essays

My interest in science dates back to my years in high school, where I excelled in various technical subjects and worked as a NASA intern the summer after completion of my diploma. I have always been an innovator and entrepreneur at heart, always conjuring different inventions in my head to eventually create. A mix of ADHD, wonder, determination, and open-mindedness lead me to my current path. It seemed only logical that I pursue a career in electrical and computer engineering,...

Personal Statement for New Jersey IT: Leadership experience, Place you’re content, Reaching a goal
121 Words
In the vast realm of STEM, I have developed a special interest in the field of biomedicine. In Intro to Biotechnology, we examined nanoscale manipulation and resultant technologies. I plan on continuing my graduate studies in the field of bioengineering as I believe that taking an integrative engineering approach to biology, chemistry, and other hard sciences is crucial for innovating novel, life-extending technologies. My past research experience has been in an industry context. I have worked in modeling and simulation...

Supplemental Essay for New Jersey IT: Diversity statement
89 Words
Furthermore, I have struggled with quite a bit of anxiety and depression throughout my high school years. Despite this, I endeavor to be an icon of success, especially for fellow LGBT and Hispanic women, and show the world that one can indeed triumph over their hardships and carve their own unique piece of the American Dream. I am more than my previous tribulations: I am, and will continue to be, successful despite any hardships thrown my way. I love my...

College Admissions Advice

Whether I used a private admissions counselor, and advice I received
26 Words
I did not use a private admissions counselor....

What I like about my school’s location and culture (New Jersey IT)
9 Words
It is only...

Whether I took out loans or applied for scholarships, and my advice (New Jersey IT)
64 Words
I wish I knew how expensive living on campus was. Although I get a full tuition scholarship, housing costs...