College Admissions Info

New York University, ‘18
BS, Biomedical Sciences and Molecular Medicine

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

Hey! I'm Gabriela and I'm currently a freshman at NYU school of engineering! I've lived in New York all my life and my family is from Dominican Republic.
From: Brooklyn, NY , New York
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 11 schools
Accepted At: Syracuse, Fordham, NYU, SUNY Buffalo, Rochester, RIT, CUNY City
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Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Spanish

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1160
Highest SAT: 1610
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High School Performance

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Top 10%
High School Type: Public
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Academic Performance in High School: Steady
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Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Cross Country, Volleyball
Extracurricular Activities: Student Council / Government, Student Activities Committee, Green Club, Junior Classical League / Latin Club, School Theater/Plays, Community Cleanup / Service
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College Application Essays

As I look into my childhood backyard in Florida, I walk to my left and see the racetrack, in the center a big hole filled with water –my laboratory–and to my right the wooden stage. In each of these places, I play a different character of Gabi. The racetrack is where I play the determined Gabi, where I win races against the all-time champion Danny – the scooter boy. On the wooden stage, I play the graceful and lithe Gabi,...

Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
459 Words
The campus I want to study at is the NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering. I am motivated to study here because I see myself able to grow, challenge myself, and strive in my passions at NYU Poly. With the school’s mission statement of Invention, Innovation, and Entrepreneurship, I know I will be challenged here. I want to partake in the “research renaissance” in NYU Poly’s labs and figure out solutions to hard problems in the classrooms. The idea...

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