College Admissions Info

University at Geneseo - SUNY, ‘16
BA, International Relations and National Security Studies

Profile Overview

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  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Extracurriculars & Awards
  • Personal statement
  • 3 advice topics

Student Background

I am a junior international relations major, with minors in biology and environmental studies at SUNY Geneseo.
From: Ithaca , New York
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 11 schools
Accepted At: Binghamton, SUNY New Paltz, Lehigh, Union, Oberlin, BU, SUNY Geneseo, Rutgers, Rochester
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Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1410
Highest SAT: 2010
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High School Performance

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High School Type: Public
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Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Lacrosse
Extracurricular Activities: Choir, Community Cleanup / Service, Community or summer theater/plays, School Choir, Drama Production Crew
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College Application Essays

Personal Statement: Career aspirations, Childhood memory
504 Words
"What do you want to be when you grow up?" This is a question I've heard throughout my life. When I was very young, I always had a simple answer. "I don't want to be anything," I would reply, and the adults around me would laugh and smile. It all seemed very clear and easy. Eventually my answer to this question began to change. For a while I wanted to become a lifeguard because I liked to swim. Then, after...

College Admissions Advice

What I’d change about my application process
101 Words
When I applied to college, I had no idea what type of school I wanted to apply to. I applied to eleven different schools, with student bodies that ranged from 1,200...

What I like about my school’s location and culture
124 Words
I really love my school. The campus is relatively small, which means I run into people I know fairly frequently, but not so small that I know everyone. Being a SUNY school, I feel like much of...

Why I ultimately chose my school
197 Words
I ultimately chose my school for a few reasons. First of all, being a liberal arts college, it gave me the freedom to explore numerous areas of study. As an undecided student with a variety of interests, I didn't want to attend a school in which I would have to limit my exploration of different areas of study. As...