bronwyn1,
Kenyon ‘20
B.S., English
Features Included
1
Essays
2
Schools
1
Scores
5
Advice
2
ECs
1
Sports

Background

Hometown Oakland, CA, California
GenderFemale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
AdmissionEarly Decision
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken French

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Kenyon College (Gambier, OH)
Tap/click a school logo above to view essays and advice specific to that school.

Kenyon College (Gambier, OH)

Applied for in English

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

These essays haven't been tagged by school. Click school logos above to see tagged essays.

Personal Statement
719 Words
Overcoming personal struggle
I saw him the third day of high school as I was getting out the car. He watched me from behind a tree as I ran to English class. His pupils enlarged and he grinned as he started after me, his hairy legs wobbling side-to-side in a maniacal penguin's gait. Fangs protruded out of his mouth like some stone gargoyle turned to flesh. His speed surprised me as he closed the gap. As I reached for the door handle, I...
Read more...

General Admissions Advice

List of schools I interviewed with and my interview experience
56 Words
I interviewed with Bryn Mawr, Macalester, Kenyon, Haverford, Smith, Union, Sarah Lawrence, and other schools that I...
Read more...
What I’d change about my application process
47 Words
I wouldn't have spent so much money on the SAT. There are many courses...
Read more...
Why I ultimately chose my school
25 Words
I chose my college because it had what...
Read more...
Recommended summer activities during high school and college
20 Words
Volunteer, volunteer, volunteer. I cannot recommend...
Read more...
My advice about getting recommenders
15 Words
Find a teacher who knows...
Read more...

High School Performance

GPA
3.45
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
N/A
 
High School TypeOther Private
Academic Performance in High School Low at first but improved
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest SAT
1820
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1300
SAT Prep

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Sports

SportsTennis

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesNonprofit, NGO or Charitable Organization, Community Cleanup / Service

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences

Similar Profiles

Rachel C.
Emerson ‘18


Accepted to Oberlin, Drexel, Ithaca, , Emerson

I am majoring in BFA Writing, Literature and Publishing within the Honors Program at Emerson College.
Claire213
Northeastern ‘20


Accepted to Northeastern

Hey! I'm an incoming freshman at Northeastern University with a combined major in English and linguistics. I'm from a small town in Illinois, and I'm hugely passionate about theater, politics, and civil rights.
kschloz
Notre Dame ‘19


Accepted to South Carolina, Notre Dame

I am a rising sophomore at the University of Notre Dame, double majoring in accounting and spanish with a focus on international business.
TaylorP
Amherst ‘19


Accepted to Amherst, Tufts, Wellesley, Holyoke, Clark

Incoming freshman at Amherst College! Looking to study Political Science or Law, Jurisprudence, and Social Thought.
sarahhhsherida…
William & Mary ‘18


Accepted to William & Mary

I am a member of the College of William and Mary Class of 2018.