College Admissions Info

New School - Parsons School of Design, ‘18
Interior Design

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

Eager to go after my dreams. Smart, outgoing, responsible, and hard worker.
From: Mamaroneck , New York
Gender: Female
First Gen College Student: Yes
Race/Ethnicity: Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 1 school
Accepted At: New School
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: No
Other Language(s) Spoken: Spanish

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 760
Highest SAT: 990
Other Standardized Tests:

High School Performance

Top 50%
High School Type: Public
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Academic Performance in High School: Low at first but improved
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Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Volleyball (Recruited)
Extracurricular Activities: After School Sports Coach, School Choir, Spanish Club, Tutoring/Mentoring
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College Application Essays

517 Words
I believe that I discovered that the world was my classroom earlier than most people my age. In fact, I was born intuitively knowing that. Through many aspects of my life unfolded as consequences of decisions my parents made, inquisitive and idealistic spirit helped me cope with those circumstances by viewing the journey as new adventures that would reveal new perspective of a world I had not fully understood. I was born in the United States to parents from Guatemala....

Supplemental Essay: Strong beliefs/principles
263 Words
After moving to Guatemala for five years with my family, It gave me the opportunity to experience new lifestyles and traditions. I had the chance to learn and experience the humbleness these people live in, which is actually what "El Quetzal", there national symbol represents, humbleness. I believe Guatemala is known to be an extraordinary place with enthusiastic cultural of richness and history. One specific area that caught my interest was the mountain areas, because its extremely beautiful. The green...

Additional Essay Details:
257 Words
Living in Guatemala for five years has shown me how to live life in a different perspective. Somewhere in the world there are several situations where poverty has taken a huge effect on people lives. For example, life in Guatemala isn't easy for many people. Although, it’s a beautiful country, most of the people live in poverty. Child hunger and poverty has become one of Guatemala's most leading problems. The opportunities don’t come very often for these children...

College Admissions Advice

5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
91 Words
eager, clever, brainy, busy, and difficult . The reason why I chose these words is because it's the best way to describe a Parsons Student. Eager is a...