phoebepmr,
‘19
B.F.A., Film and Video Studies
I graduated high school a year early and did an internship gap program. NYU class of 2019.
Features Included
2
Essays
7
Schools
3
Scores
0
Advice
2
ECs
0
Sports

Background

Hometown Riverdale
GenderFemale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
AdmissionEarly Decision
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken French

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • New York University (New York, NY)
  • Tulane University (New Orleans, LA)
  • Clark University (Worcester, MA)
  • Emerson College (Boston, MA)
  • Binghamton University - SUNY (Binghamton, NY)
  • University of Vermont (Burlington, VT)
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Applied for a B.F.A. in Film and Video Studies

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Personal Statement
654 Words
Place you’re content
Rubbing two sticks together to make a fire. It's a familiar cliché from kids' movies and melodramatic survival stories. It's also a skill I've come close to perfecting. Specifically, making a fire by "bowdrilling," which involves a piece of parachute chord, a heavy, curved stick, two more pieces of wood and a lot of skill. I learned to bowdrill in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Georgia, surrounded by trees and people I love. While it's unlikely I'll be in a...
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Supplemental Essay “Why us” school essay
384 Words
I grew up in New York City and have met people from all around the world here. I have also spent a lot of time away at school and whenever I'm home I am always awed by the simple exchanges that take place on the city streets. I'm thrilled when a tourist approaches me for directions and I recognize a French or Israeli accent and have a chance to practice my linguistic skills and offer help in his or her...
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General Admissions Advice

High School Performance

GPA
3.8
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Top 1%
 
High School TypeBoarding
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest ACT
30
 
ACT Score Details
 
Other ACT Scores
ACT Prep
SAT Prep

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details2 classes and scores

Sports

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesStudent Council / Government, Student Activities Committee

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences

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