judithteb18,
Columbia ‘20
B.A., English
French native; moved to the U.S in late elementary school; I am now embarking on my journey to Columbia University!
Features Included
2
Essays
1
Schools
8
Scores
2
Advice
2
ECs
1
Sports

Background

Hometown Great Neck, New York
GenderFemale
AdmissionEarly Decision
English First Language No
Other Language(s) Spoken Hebrew, English

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Columbia University (New York, NY)
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Columbia University (New York, NY)

Applied for a B.A. in English

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

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"The confines of Apartment 1C leave insufficient room for the distinct hopes of five beings but enough room for my mini notebook, through which I bear with the unforeseeable nature of life. With school mere days away, I fear letting down a mom restarting a business, a dad seeking work. Meanwhile, I have the privilege not to start but to continue learning. In the spirit of continuation, my notebook transforms from a nostalgic cure into a personal motivator as I...
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Supplemental Essay “Why us” school essay
18 Words
Thoroughly researched aspects of Columbia University's resources that I knew I would commit myself to if/once accepted
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General Admissions Advice

How to increase chances at my school
104 Words
No matter the school, for the most part, high grades won't get you in and lower grades won't keep you out. It's about the rest of the application. Work as hard...
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What I now know about my school that I never would have known prior to enrolling
34 Words
Diversity is huge. Even if you've lived in one place...
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High School Performance

Weighted GPA
4.5
 
Rank
Top 5%
 
High School TypePublic
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest SAT
2180
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1510
SAT Prep
SAT IIs

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details10 classes and scores

Sports

SportsGymnastics

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesDance, French Club

Experience & Awards

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