College Admissions Info

ethell
ethell
Rochester Institute of Technology , ‘18
BFA, Design and Visual Communications, Digital Design, Game and Interactive Media Design, Graphic Design, Web Page and Digital Design

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

Freshman, New Media Design, international, honours.
From: Hong Kong , Hong Kong
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Asian
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 11 schools
Accepted At: UMich, RIT, UC Davis, Cincinnati, RPI, Northeastern
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Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Gan Chinese

Test Scores

2110
SAT
Converted SAT Score: 1470
Highest SAT: 2110
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High School Performance

High School Type: International
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Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Swimming/Diving, Cross Country, Water Polo
Extracurricular Activities: Model Congress / Model UN, Nonprofit, NGO or Charitable Organization, School Choir, Student Council / Government
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College Application Essays

Personal Statement: Place you’re content
168 Words
Training is like art therapy for my mental and emotional states. There's a side of training that isn't the shade of agony painted above. Swimming is a lonely individual sport, so I spend these sessions attempting to numb myself from the repetitive motion and instead allow myself into dreamland, releasing my imagination, meditating on some trivial matter, or figuring out the logic behind that one physics question that I couldn't solve in class. When I'm in the pool, it’s...



College Admissions Advice

Why I ultimately chose my school
345 Words
I'm going into my current university for New Media Design and let's just say, the course encompasses teaching on all of my interests and more! I've always been into this interdisciplinary field, so the fact that RIT combined everything into one major makes it ideal for me. RIT for one is a well-established college. In terms of the name that they've made for themselves in the tech and artistic fields, they're definitely up there. RIT also receives a LOT of endowment, and as a master's college, I felt like it was ideal for me as an undergraduate college that would...