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Gaia
Gaia
University of Southern California ‘18
BA, Multimedia, Comparative Literature

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Personal statement
  • 1 supplemental essays

Student Background

I'm an artist and aerialist who loves books, new media, and economics.
From: Dallas , Texas
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 8 schools
Accepted At: UPenn, Dartmouth, UT Austin, Columbia, Williams, Vassar, USC
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: No
Other Language(s) Spoken: French, Spanish

Test Scores

2280
SAT
36
ACT
Converted SAT Score: 1550
Highest SAT: 2280
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High School Performance

4.40
GPA
Top 1%
Rank
High School Type: Religious
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Academic Performance in High School: Steady
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Extracurriculars & Awards

None reported

College Application Essays

(I strode through the tree-lined streets of the West Village one bustling afternoon, scanning my mental to-do list as I exhaled smoke into the crisp autumn air. One year and twenty-two days after moving to New York City, my life was hectic, consumed by prep school, horseback riding, charity work, and an internship at the Agora Gallery, but I was confident and composed, impervious to enervating emotion and in control of my world. That very night, I had plans to...



















Supplemental Essay: Unique question posed by school
709 Words
1: Over the past eighteen years, I have been brazen and petrified, boiling and glacial, but I have never, ever been cool. A mass of contradictions, my life remains inconducive to conformity and indifference. I’m a studious introvert who loves big parties, a free-spirited yogi governed by rigorous self-discipline. Saturday, I am a boxer and Sunday, a ballerina. I contemplate religion while sliding on newly waxed floors in my dad's Notorious B.I.G. dress socks. I hate conflict but...











Additional Essay Details:
28 Words
Question 1: Tell us about a single moment that had an impact on your thoughts or beliefs. Question 2: Why are you drawn to the area of study you indicated?

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