College Admissions Info

gpianta13
gpianta13
Swarthmore College ‘20
Undecided

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

Italian native but New Yorker at heart
From: Somma Lombardo , Italy
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
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Denied At:
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Test Scores

35
ACT
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Highest ACT:
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High School Performance

3.90
GPA
Top 1%
Rank
College Classes In High School:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Swimming/Diving
Extracurricular Activities: Italian Club, National Honor Society, School Newspaper/Magazine/Journalism
Awards Received:

College Application Essays

One simple, unimportant word that plays a very small role in the entirety of the English vocabulary. And yet for me a small, blonde, seven year old who didn’t speak a lick of English, that word was the anticipation of a new life, the bridge between fear of the future and knowledge of the present. I often pull out the musty memory, replaying it in hopes that it won’t deteriorate and go forgotten throughout the years. It was...









Supplemental Essay for Swarthmore: “Why us” school essay
251 Words
To be able to have so much of the world at your fingertips, and have so much to explore is one thing I know Swarthmore is amazing at offering. I would be a part of the Global Neighbors club, because being able to work with people who are physically and mentally disabled would give me a better understanding of humanity as a whole. Only meeting on Saturdays, it would also help me understand my older cousin better, who is both...





College Admissions Advice

Why I ultimately chose my school
79 Words
Stepping onto the Swarthmore College campus in the spring of 2015, I knew I had just stepped home. The amazing feeling you get when you...





5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!) (Swarthmore)
10 Words
kind, hard-worker, stubborn ...