lizb525,
Drexel ‘19
B.S., Fashion and Apparel Merchandising, , Consumer and Retail Merchandising
Features Included
4
Essays
4
Schools
11
Scores
5
Advice
6
ECs
0
Sports

Background

Hometown King of Prussia
GenderFemale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
AdmissionEarly Action
English First Language Yes

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Drexel University (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Fashion Institute of Technology (New York, NY)
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Drexel University (Philadelphia, PA)

Applied for a B.S. in Fashion and Apparel Merchandising

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

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Personal Statement
600 Words
Place you’re content
When I go to a museum, I am surrounded by some of my favorite parts of life. I could be walking through the Greek art section, admiring statues of mythical goddesses that stare right back at me. My journey could take me to the Impressionists and their ability to capture movement in still paintings using only a brush. It almost doesn’t matter what particular piece I’m looking at. For a few short hours, I am isolated from the...
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Supplemental Essay “Why us” school essay
560 Words
"Please write a 250-650 word essay about why you are interested in majoring in Design & Merchandising at Drexel. What specifically interests you about the Design & Merchandising program? How will Design & Merchandising help you attain your goals?" My search for the perfect college has been particularly narrowed down by my requirement for it to have my intended major, fashion merchandising. I thought that the major incorporated everything I wanted in a program. However, after finding out about Drexel’s Design and...
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Supplemental Essay “Why us” school essay
762 Words
"What makes you a perfect candidate for FIT? Why are you interested in the major you are applying to? The essay is also your chance to tell us more about your experiences, activities and accomplishments. (No more than 750 words, please.)" Fashion merchandising management is an ideal fit for me--the dual aspect of combining business and creativity is perfectly suited for my logical yet artistic personality. My leadership experience, creativity, math skills, and passion for the area will allow me to...
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Supplemental Essay Unique question posed by school
1240 Words
"Works of art, such as movies, poems, novels, art, and music, often affect our perspective on life. Choose a work of art that has had an effect on you. Tell us about that work and let us know how and why it had an effect on you." Reading Edith Wharton’s The House of Mirth has inspired me to defy the social norms that once existed in America. Living in 1890s American society, the heroine Lily Bart feels that she...
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General Admissions Advice

How I chose schools to apply to
37 Words
My major! Fashion Merchandising (also called Design and Merchandising at Drexel,...
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Whether I took out loans or applied for scholarships, and my advice
38 Words
I applied for probably more than 20 scholarships. I got less than...
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Why I ultimately chose my school
20 Words
Name recognition, a great co-op program,...
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What I like about my school’s location and culture
23 Words
It's in a city (Philadelphia) so there's...
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My advice about getting recommenders
26 Words
Ask them way ahead of time! They'll be...
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High School Performance

GPA
4
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Top 1%
 
High School TypePublic
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest ACT
30
 
ACT Score Details
 
Other ACT Scores
Highest SAT
2100
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1470
Other SAT Scores

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Sports

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesFrench Club, Yearbook, School Choir, Church, National Honor Society, School Newspaper/Magazine/Journalism

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
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Awards Received

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