jjbooth,
Hamilton ‘19
B.A.
Features Included
2
Essays
1
Schools
11
Scores
4
Advice
0
ECs
3
Sports

Background

Hometown Greenwich, Connecticut
GenderFemale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
AdmissionEarly Decision
English First Language Yes

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Hamilton College (Clinton, NY)
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Hamilton College (Clinton, NY)

Applied for a B.A. in

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: Both Parents

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Personal Statement
663 Words
Creative personal story
I got the idea from a teenage-angsty blogger website, tumblr. I grabbed the almost empty glass salsa jar from my fridge, finished it off and washed it out. I painted it blue and used scotch tape to attach a white slice of paper that read “Dream Jar” in bold blue letters. Inside the blue salsa jar, I put tiny pieces of paper folded three times, each with a dream or goal. My dream jar is different from a dream catcher...
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Supplemental Essay “Why us” school essay
216 Words
I grew up going to the Adirondacks on long weekends in the summer and winter and it is still somewhere I feel incredibly at home. While looking on the Hamilton website this summer, I came across a link for the semester in the Adirondacks starting in 2015. Taking a semester to travel has always interested me, but I am not a language person and not a fan of being far from home; studying internationally would be a challenge for me. Finding...
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General Admissions Advice

List of schools I interviewed with and my interview experience
52 Words
I only interviewed at Hamilton, with a woman who graduated a while ago and now lives...
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My extracurricular activities in college, and why I chose them
35 Words
I play varsity field hockey and Hamilton and absolutely love it....
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What I like about my school’s location and culture
62 Words
My school is in a tiny town in upstate New York, however it is set apart from the town...
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My favorite course thus far, and why
54 Words
American Religious Studies is a course that I took on a whim because I did not...
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High School Performance

GPA
3.9
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Top 25%
 
High School TypeOther Private
Academic Performance in High School Steady
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest SAT
2140
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1490
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep
SAT IIs

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details6 classes and scores

Sports

SportsField Hockey , Softball, Hockey

Extracurriculars

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received

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