College Admissions Info

carla.melaco
carla.melaco
Barnard College ‘21
BA, Language Studies and Linguistics

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

Incoming class of 2021, at Barnard College, the Women's Liberal Arts College in NYC
From: Newcastle Upon Tyne , United Kingdom
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Black / African American, White Non-Hispanic
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Test Scores

33
ACT
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High School Performance

4.00
GPA
Top 1%
Rank
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: Community or summer theater/plays, Dance, French Club, Tutoring/Mentoring, Broadcast Journalism / Media / Television, Debate Club/Team, Student Council / Government
Awards Received:

College Application Essays

As a hobby, I’ve danced ever since I was young. Five years ago, my training became a lot more professional when I auditioned for one of nine national Centres for Advanced Training. This wasn’t just the odd show in a church hall anymore; gone were the tutus and the tiaras, in their place a rigorous training programme not for the faint-hearted. At 12, it was a little overwhelming; I had never done anything like this before. I remember my...









Supplemental Essay for Barnard: “Why us” school essay
2 Words
Personal Information

College Admissions Advice

Recommended summer activities during high school and college
9 Words
TAKE PART IN...





My advice about getting recommenders
19 Words
SELECT PEOPLE WHO KNOW YOU WELL...





What I’d change about my application process
5 Words
KEEP CALM...