carla.melaco
carla.melaco,
Barnard ‘21
B.A., Language Studies and Linguistics
Incoming class of 2021, at Barnard College, the Women's Liberal Arts College in NYC
Features Included
2
Essays
1
Schools
3
Scores
3
Advice
7
ECs
0
Sports

Background

Hometown Newcastle Upon Tyne, United Kingdom
GenderFemale
EthnicityBlack / African American, White Non-Hispanic
First Gen College StudentNo

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Barnard College (New York, NY)
Tap/click a school logo above to view essays and advice specific to that school.

Barnard College (New York, NY)

Applied for a B.A. in Language Studies and Linguistics

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific 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...
Read more...
Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
2 Words
Personal Information
Read more...

School Specific Advice

More Essays

These essays haven't been tagged by school. Click school logos above to see tagged essays.

General Admissions Advice

Recommended summer activities during high school and college
9 Words
TAKE PART IN...
Read more...
My advice about getting recommenders
19 Words
SELECT PEOPLE WHO KNOW YOU WELL...
Read more...
What I’d change about my application process
5 Words
KEEP CALM...
Read more...

High School Performance

GPA
4
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Top 1%
 
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest ACT
33
 
ACT Score Details
 
Other ACT Scores
ACT Prep
SAT IIs

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details4 classes and scores

Sports

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesCommunity or summer theater/plays, Dance, French Club, Tutoring/Mentoring, Broadcast Journalism / Media / Television, Debate Club/Team, Student Council / Government

Experience & Awards

Awards Received

Similar Profiles

Barnard45326
Barnard ‘15


Accepted to Clemson, SC

I want to be the type of girl you read books about.
katie29
Barnard ‘21


Accepted to Barnard

Passionate, change-maker, and non-profit founder
DivyaManiar
Brown ‘21


Accepted to Brown

Singaporean student headed to Brown University. I'm intending to major in Philosophy and English.
pen2109
Barnard ‘19


Accepted to Arizona State, Purdue, UC Berkeley, Barnard

Barnard College '19
rams97
Fordham ‘20


Accepted to Pitt, Penn State, U Dayton, Fordham, American

Hi, I'm Maura and very excited to be a rising freshman at Fordham! PIT -> NY