Emmylou
Emmylou,
Susquehanna ‘17
B.A., Creative Writing
I am a college sophomore interested in publishing and creative writing. I am also interested in publicity and book cover design.
Features Included
3
Essays
3
Schools
4
Scores
5
Advice
1
ECs
0
Sports

Background

Hometown Rochester
GenderFemale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Susquehanna University (Selinsgrove, PA)
  • Hamilton College (Clinton, NY)
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Susquehanna University (Selinsgrove, PA)

Applied for a B.A. in Creative Writing

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

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Personal Statement
521 Words
Feeling out of place, Love of writing
It's like a fish that keeps slipping from my grasp, or an old dream hanging on the edge of my tongue. Every time I think I have it snared, I shake my head and decide it isn't good enough. It must be perfect, everyone says, but what is perfect? Can style perfect an essay, or is it only the essay itself that matters, and the message it holds within its scrambled alphabet? I could begin with a serious tone,...
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Supplemental Essay Scholarship application
5 Words
Short story and poetry portfolio
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Additional Essay Details
14 Words
I only had to submit one essay, and it is the one included above.
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General Admissions Advice

My extracurricular activities in college, and why I chose them
91 Words
My advice is to start out doing everything you would like to do and slowly weed the things that don't really matter from the things that do....
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How I chose schools to apply to
77 Words
I chose based on three things. The first was whether the school had the program I was looking for. The second was how...
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What set me apart from other applicants
71 Words
I was a better writer than other applicants. I was one of ten kids out of eighty to receive the Janet...
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Post-college plans
89 Words
Since I'm only a sophomore in college, I'm not completely sure what I want to do once I graduate. That is the wonderful thing about college, it...
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Whether I used a private admissions counselor, and advice I received
50 Words
I had a counselor at my high school and she helped me with the admission...
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High School Performance

GPA
3.30
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Top 50%
 
High School TypePublic
College Classes In High School
Academic Performance in High School Some good some bad
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest SAT
1600
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1160
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details2 classes and scores

Sports

Extracurriculars

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Experience & Awards

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Volunteer Experiences
Application Additional Materials

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