lilymp
lilymp,
Vanderbilt ‘18
B.A., Art History
Art History major, English minor.
Features Included
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Essays
10
Schools
14
Scores
5
Advice
2
ECs
2
Sports

Background

Hometown Freedom, New Hampshire
GenderFemale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
AdmissionEarly Decision
English First Language Yes

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Vanderbilt University (Nashville, TN)
  • Vassar College (Poughkeepsie, NY)
  • Colgate University (Hamilton, NY)
  • Drexel University (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Franklin and Marshall College (Lancaster, PA)
  • Syracuse University (Syracuse, NY)
  • Wesleyan University (Middletown, CT)
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Vanderbilt University (Nashville, TN)

Applied for a B.A. in Art History

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: Both Parents

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Have you ever played your favorite song for someone, only to have them not like it? You just brush it off, of course, and chalk it up to different tastes. But the next time you start your car and the notes drift out of your speakers, you don’t smile. You sit for a moment, and you turn the sound off. You’ve lost something that was so completely yours that you never realized it could be separated from you....
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General Admissions Advice

Whether I took out loans or applied for scholarships, and my advice
88 Words
I found that private scholarships were much more helpful than state or national sponsored scholarships. Apply for three times as many as you need, and keep...
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List of schools I interviewed with and my interview experience
78 Words
Be yourself. I cannot stress how important this is. Interviewers will know if you're being fake, and that will reflect negatively on you....
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Recommended summer activities during high school and college
54 Words
I have worked every summer since I was 14; I was worried this would have a negative...
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What I’d change about my application process
84 Words
Your college counselor does not know you better than you know yourself. Be true to yourself, especially in your essay, because while your counselor is...
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My advice about getting recommenders
49 Words
I had my recs from my teachers, but the most important letter came from my...
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High School Performance

GPA
3.42
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
N/A
 
High School TypeReligious
Academic Performance in High School Some good some bad

Test Scores

Highest SAT
2320
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1570
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep
SAT IIs

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details7 classes and scores

Sports

SportsSquash, Track & Field

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesCommunity Cleanup / Service, School Theater/Plays

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Application Additional Materials

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