College Admissions Info

Jordan G.
Jordan G.
Fordham University, ‘20
BA, Liberal Arts and Humanities, Drama and Theatre Production, Theatre, Arts, and Media Management

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

Hello! My name is Jordan G., and I am an incoming freshman at Fordham University, where I will be pursuing a Bachelor of Arts in Theatre, Concentrating in Playwriting, at the Lincoln Center Campus.
From: Franklin Lakes , New Jersey
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Early Action
Applied To: 4 schools
Accepted At: Fordham, NYU, MMC, Purchase
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

2000
SAT
Converted SAT Score: 1410
Highest SAT: 2000
Other SAT Scores:
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High School Performance

3.31
GPA
Top 50%
Rank
High School Type: Magnet
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: School Theater/Plays, School Choir, Community Cleanup / Service
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College Application Essays

CLOSE-UP ON THE CARPET. BOOKS, CARDS, AND CLOTHES ARE SCATTERED AROUND, AND THE WHOLE ROOM IS IN COMPLETE DISARRAY. PAGES ARE OUT OF PLACE, CARDS ARE FACING UP AND DOWN, AND DIRTY SOCKS ARE STREWN UNEVENLY ALL OVER THE FLOOR. WE SEE AUGUST'S FEET QUIETLY MANEUVER AROUND THIS UNIMAGINABLE CHAOS. SHE IS TRAPPED. These are some of the opening stage directions to Buzz, a short screenplay. While the descriptions may seem mundane, these four simple sentences were agonizingly difficult to...





Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
366 Words
I am a sculptor of stories, a puppeteer of characters, a craftsman of words. I want to use the power of the stage to tell stories that are larger than life, and that reveal the most about who we are as human beings. I have had many incredible opportunities to study and cultivate my passion for the dramatic arts, primarily in performance and playwriting. For example, I am currently the Co-Artistic Director of Studio 216, my school's student-run theatre company, I...







Supplemental Essay: Using a metaphor
20 Words
I wrote an interpretive poem about a particular school's theme, and what that means to me as a prospective student.

Additional Essay Details:
63 Words
In my belief, the most effective essays display a human side to an applicant not otherwise seen through test scores and transcripts, and the best advice I can give is to be as open and honest as possible, and realize that these admissions officers are not looking for perfection, but for an individual who will be a productive member of a learning environment.

College Admissions Advice

Why I ultimately chose my school
36 Words
I ultimately chose Fordham University because I felt that the school...