College Admissions Info

University of Massachusetts - Amherst, ‘17
BA, English

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

I'm very passionate and driven but I know when to take a deep breath and just enjoy life!
From: Huntington , New York
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Black / African American, White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: Both Parents
Admission: Early Action
Applied To: 7 schools
Accepted At: SUNY New Paltz, Muhlenberg, Quinnipiac, Hofstra, UMass
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1370
Highest SAT: 1940
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High School Performance

GPA, Weighted
Top 25%
High School Type: Public
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Academic Performance in High School: Steady
Explanation of Any Low Grades:

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Tennis
Extracurricular Activities: School Newspaper/Magazine/Journalism, School Theater/Plays
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College Application Essays

I was able to relate to a work of art personally that ended up helping me face childhood adversity.

Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
19 Words
I discussed why Umass Amherst was my top school of choice due to its fantastic campus and communication department.

College Admissions Advice

Recommended summer activities during high school and college
40 Words
I would recommend going to a summer program at a university. There...

My extracurricular activities in college, and why I chose them
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I chose to play sports and join a hiking club because they...

Whether I took out loans or applied for scholarships, and my advice
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I received a scholarship from my...