sdrabin
sdrabin,
Colgate ‘19
B.S., Biology
Features Included
3
Essays
1
Schools
8
Scores
1
Advice
2
ECs
2
Sports

Background

Hometown Oyster Bay Cove, New York
GenderFemale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
AdmissionEarly Decision
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken Spanish, French

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Colgate University (Hamilton, NY)
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Colgate University (Hamilton, NY)

Applied for a B.S. in Biology

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: Both Parents

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Personal Statement
545 Words
Place you’re content
The crashing of waves, the flying of lines, and the salt in the air stings my face and wets my hair. A moment of silence amongst a sea of chaos overcomes our boat of 5. It's time; we are in a chase, the downwind leg. Boat against boat, skipper against skipper we edge on and on, hoping for that puff of air that will carry us to the finish line. As I crouch down, not hard to do with my 5'2...
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Supplemental Essay “Why us” school essay
197 Words
I have a favorite photo of myself as a toddler, I am wearing a maroon sweater embroidered with seven white letters gifted to me by Coach Dunlap. Throughout my college visits near and far, I always compared schools to Colgate. My standards were set high, and for me there was no comparison. Whenever I return to the Chenango Valley, my excitement is visceral. Colgate is not just a school to me, it is a place I feel at home. Its...
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Additional Essay Details
18 Words
Very personal and unique to Colgate, both parents went there so my essay was tailored to my upbringing.
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General Admissions Advice

My advice about getting recommenders
97 Words
Choose teachers, administrators, counselors, and coaches who are specialists within their field. So if you are applying to a school and are planning to major in science it would...
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High School Performance

Weighted GPA
4.2
 
Rank
Top 25%
 
High School TypePublic
College Classes In High School
Academic Performance in High School Steady
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest ACT
29
 
ACT Score Details
 
ACT Prep
SAT IIs

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details5 classes and scores

Sports

SportsLacrosse, Soccer

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesNational Honor Society, Students Against Drunk Driving (Destructive Decisions) (SADD)
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received
Application Additional Materials

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