crabushka2
crabushka2,
USC ‘20
B.S.
Freshman at USC
Features Included
3
Essays
5
Schools
7
Scores
0
Advice
2
ECs
2
Sports

Background

Hometown Chicago, Illinois
GenderMale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • University of Southern California (Los Angeles, CA)
  • University of Illinois - Urbana-Champaign (Champaign, IL)
  • University of Texas - Austin (Austin, TX)
  • University of Miami (Coral Gables, FL)
  • University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill (Chapel Hill, NC)
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University of Southern California (Los Angeles, CA)

Applied for in

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Personal Statement
655 Words
Overcoming personal struggle
Every other week, my talent gets seen by 2,000 people. If you would have told me this fact a few years ago, I would have guessed it was because I was scoring goals on the soccer field or I was the starting point guard of the basketball team. Growing up, I spent many years being dragged around to my siblings’ sporting events. I sat on the sidelines and watched them succeed athletically over and over again; therefore, when I entered high...
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Supplemental Essay “Why us” school essay
256 Words
As a producer and anchor of my school’s TV news show, I am interested in continuing broadcast journalism in college. Due to this interest, this past summer I elected to take a college level course at USC called “News Reporting in the Digital Age.” Right away, all the incredible people, resources, and opportunities that are available at USC captivated me and solidified my desire to study broadcast journalism at Annenberg. Nationally ranked, the Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism...
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Supplemental Essay Unique question posed by school
321 Words
I walked into the classroom expecting the worse. I pictured it like the movies; kids on their cellphones, the teacher’s words being ignored, and unmotivated students. I immediately regretted my choice. Let’s back up first. I was chosen to be a peer tutor in our school’s academic resource center during my junior year due to my strong academic record. I was excited by this opportunity, as it would give me a chance to help other students, something...
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General Admissions Advice

High School Performance

Weighted GPA
4.28
 
Rank
Top 25%
 
High School TypePublic
College Classes In High School
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest ACT
33
 
ACT Score Details
 
ACT Prep

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details6 classes and scores

Sports

SportsSoccer, Volleyball

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesBroadcast Journalism / Media / Television, Tutoring/Mentoring

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received
Application Additional Materials

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