College Admissions Info

Susquehanna University, ‘17
BA, Creative Writing

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

I am a college sophomore interested in publishing and creative writing. I am also interested in publicity and book cover design.
From: Rochester
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 3 schools
Accepted At: Hamilton, SUNY Oswego, Susquehanna
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1160
Highest SAT: 1600
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SAT Prep:

High School Performance

(no specification of weighting)
Top 50%
High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
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Academic Performance in High School: Some good some bad
Explanation of Any Low Grades:

Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: Yearbook
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College Application Essays

521 Words
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,...

Supplemental Essay: Scholarship application
5 Words
Short story and poetry portfolio

Additional Essay Details:
14 Words
I only had to submit one essay, and it is the one included above.

College 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....

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...

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...

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...

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...