jennifertrinit,
Trinity ‘17
B.A., Urban, Community and Regional Planning
I am a junior at Trinity College who has experience working as a college admissions mentor.
Features Included
3
Essays
10
Schools
9
Scores
1
Advice
6
ECs
0
Sports

Background

Hometown Syracuse, New York
GenderFemale
EthnicityAsian
AdmissionEarly Decision
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken Vietnamese, French

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Syracuse University (Syracuse, NY)
  • Williams College (Williamstown, MA)
  • Washington and Lee University (Lexington, VA)
  • University of Virginia (Charlottesville, VA)
  • University of Rochester (Rochester, NY)
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Trinity College (Hartford, CT)

Applied for a B.A. in Urban, Community and Regional Planning

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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My father pronounces the word “Texas” with such a strong Vietnamese accent that the word comes out to sound like “Teskask.” It was my father’s pronunciation of the state that he used to reside in that made me more serious about my education. When I was in third grade, despite my Dad’s physical disability (and his lack of command in English), Workers’ Compensation still insisted that he find work. One day coming home from school, I overheard a...
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Supplemental Essay Strong beliefs/principles
176 Words
After reading President George H.W. Bush's "Point of Light" message, where he emphasized the importance of community service to all aspects of society, I became more motivated to be a "Point of Light," within the sky, a passionate and respected community service leader within my community. As a genealogical researcher and database indexer, I not only help people from all around the world fill in that empty spot on their family tree, I also aid professional genealogists and historians...
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Supplemental Essay Scholarship application
121 Words
Most students use their academic experiences to obtain their desired job or internship, but I use my academic experiences, both successes and struggles, to become a listener, supporter, and mentor to rising high school seniors from impoverished backgrounds. Being the co-leader and mentor for The Collegiate Blog has been the most worthwhile experience in my life since it not only allows me to apply my knowledge of applying to colleges as a first-generation student but also embrace myself and other...
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General Admissions Advice

5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
78 Words
Entrepreneurial - You won't imagine how students have DJ businesses, developed their apps, and started their own start-ups - many of them coming...
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High School Performance

GPA
3.8
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Top 10%
 
High School TypeReligious
College Classes In High School
Academic Performance in High School Steady
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

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

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details7 classes and scores

Sports

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesNational Honor Society, Tutoring/Mentoring, Conservancy Volunteer, School Newspaper/Magazine/Journalism, Homecoming committee, Nonprofit, NGO or Charitable Organization

Experience & Awards

Awards Received

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