Ashley L. ,
Emerson ‘17
B.A.
Sophomore Writing, Literature, and Publishing Major
Features Included
2
Essays
6
Schools
4
Scores
6
Advice
3
ECs
1
Sports

Background

Hometown Dartmouth
GenderFemale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
AdmissionEarly Action
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken Portuguese

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Emerson College (Boston, MA)
  • University of Massachusetts - Amherst (Amherst, MA)
  • Northeastern University (Boston, MA)
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Emerson College (Boston, MA)

Applied for a B.A. in

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Supplemental Essay “Why us” school essay
137 Words
The Writing, Literature and Publishing major would provide me with the diversity I want in my major. It would allow me to study Literature, a favorite subject of mine, while at the same time preparing for a career in magazine or digital journalism. Literature is a very influential and important part of my life, and as a future journalist and writer, I feel that it should be an integral part of my major as well. However, I can’t forget...
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Additional Essay Details
28 Words
This was a supplemental essay for Emerson College about why I wanted to major in Writing, Literature, and Publishing; at Emerson, you declare your major prior to entry.
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General Admissions Advice

List of schools I interviewed with and my interview experience
105 Words
It's okay to be nervous at interviews! I highly recommend (as cliche as it may sound) trying to be yourself, and being as prepared as possible. Dress comfortably but professionally, and don't...
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How I chose schools to apply to
144 Words
I chose schools based on a three level basis: Back-up schools, Medium schools, and Reach schools. This means I applied to a few schools I was positive I could get into, a few that I would most likely get into, and a few...
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My extracurricular activities in college, and why I chose them
26 Words
In college I write for an on-campus magazine...
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Post-college plans
35 Words
My hopes are to graduate with my B.A. in Writing,...
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What I like about my school’s location and culture
96 Words
Boston is the perfect location for a college campus. While many schools (including Emerson) don't have a traditional campus (we refer to ours as a "vertical one") that simply...
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Why I ultimately chose my school
109 Words
My school was my #1 choice when applying to college. For me it wasn't a reach school, but it wasn't a definite either. I wanted to go to Emerson because as an aspiring magazine...
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High School Performance

GPA
3.86
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Top 25%
 
High School TypeReligious
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest SAT
2010
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1410
Other SAT Scores

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details3 classes and scores

Sports

SportsVolleyball

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesNational Honor Society, Dance, School Newspaper/Magazine/Journalism
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers

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