College Admissions Info

Mojojojo2020
Boston College, ‘20
BA,

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

giving good vibes since '98
From: Bay Ridge, Brooklyn , New York
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 12 schools
Accepted At: BC
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

1890
SAT
Converted SAT Score: 1340
Highest SAT: 1890
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High School Performance

3.30
GPA
N/A
Rank
High School Type: Other Private
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Low one semester/year
Explanation of Any Low Grades:

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Track & Field
Extracurricular Activities: School Newspaper/Magazine/Journalism, School Theater/Plays
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College Application Essays

Personal Statement: Family member’s disability
49 Words
In my personal statement, I spoke about how my mother's mysterious accumulation of problems with her neck, spine, and nerves forced me to become more humble, independent, compassionate, helpful, and perceptive. It is these qualities that have made me a talented student, excellent friend, and good person all around.

Supplemental Essay for Yale: Issue of personal significance
500 Words
She and I walk towards the subway station in DUMBO. We pass the obnoxious organic pickle shops and vintage bike shops that she still loves to tease me about (I am always going to be the girl from Brooklyn). We are laughing the whole way across the street. My eyes half-closed, I barely notice the cars speeding towards us as we jaywalk across the black asphalt. My laugh reaches a helpless climax and I take a desperate gasp of air....







Additional Essay Details:
46 Words
The supplemental essay I included was and still is extremely personal. It captures the moment in which I discovered that I am bisexual, something that I have struggled to accept. I believe it is one of the reasons why Yale did not reject my early application.

College Admissions Advice

Recommended summer activities during high school and college (BC)
44 Words
I cannot emphasize how important it is to use your summers wisely. Whether...