College Admissions Info

Emerson College, ‘18
BS, Political Science and Government, Pre-Law Studies

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Personal statement
  • 1 supplemental essays

Student Background

From: Riverhead
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Hispanic
Legacy: Sibling
Admission: Early Decision
Applied To: 4 schools
Accepted At: Emerson, Binghamton
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1310
Highest SAT: 1840
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High School Performance

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Top 5%
High School Type: Public
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Academic Performance in High School: Steady
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Extracurriculars & Awards

None reported

College Application Essays

Reflect on a time when you challenged a belief or idea. What prompted you to act? Would you make the same decision again? The box arrived on my porch the day I was born. It came neatly wrapped in brown parchment; the top was closely fitted to the square edges. I matured uninformed of its existence, and grew up as a typical girl. My parents described me as fearless: the first one to jump in the deep end of the...

Supplemental Essay: Unique question posed by school
480 Words
Pola Dobrzynski Honors Essay Late in the winter of my fifteenth year, I experienced two journeys; one, from my home in New York to South America –and the other into self-awareness. My parents are both immigrants to the United States. My mother is from Argentina, my father from Poland. I have an intense love of both my parents’ cultures, and the Hispanic culture has always stood out in my mind as the polar opposite of American culture, in terms of...

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