College Admissions Info
Emerson College, ‘19
BA, Communication and Media Studies

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

emerson college class of '19 communication studies major!
From: Gorham , Maine
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Applied To: 7 schools
Accepted At: Emerson, MMC, Columbia Chicago, Tampa, DePaul
Denied At:
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Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1200
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High School Performance

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Academic Performance in High School: Steady
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Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: Community or summer theater/plays, Choir, Dance, Drama Production Crew, National Honor Society
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College Application Essays

When I was a Sophomore in high school, I decided to stop shaving my legs. While at the time I found this decision incredibly liberating, as it made me realize that I had control over my body and my personal choices, it was one that made me a bit of a social outcast. I found that people made me felt as though what I was doing wasn't right or that I was weird for not shaving. The worst of all...

Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
192 Words
When I was four years old, like most little girls in my town, my mother signed me up for dance classes at the local dance studio. After nine months of little black leotards, light pink tights and “tap tap tap, clap clap clap”, it was finally time for my first ever dance recital. When that warm May morning arrived, I suited up, but this time in my new rhinestone-covered yellow tutu.Once it was time to line up and prepare...

Supplemental Essay: Unique question posed by school
247 Words
Much of the work that students do at Emerson College is a form of storytelling. If you were to write the story of your life until now, what would you title it and why? Please be brief (100-200 words) “Ku9437rjoi];r: Working Title” One of my favorite parts about writing has always been the drafting process. While many may find the process tedious and dread every waking moment of it, I’ve always found it even easier than the...

College Admissions Advice

Most popular extracurricular activities at my college
40 Words
Performing arts! Emerson is a very theatre-oriented school. You can find any...

5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
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Passionate, involved,...

What I now know about my school that I never would have known prior to enrolling
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Just how passionate every single student at Emerson is. Everybody genuinely cares about their major and how well they do in classes. Also, how concentrated this school...

Recommended summer activities during high school and college
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Any sort of internship or summer job that's related to your...

What set me apart from other applicants
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When I found out that I was put on the waitlist for Emerson, I was absolutely crushed. I didn't know what to do with myself! About two days after I found out about...