Cosette
Cosette,
B.S.
Physics Major and Creative NonFiction Writing Minor
Features Included
3
Essays
13
Schools
11
Scores
3
Advice
8
ECs
0
Sports

Background

Hometown Cypress, California
GenderFemale
EthnicityHispanic
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Scripps College (Claremont, CA)
  • Claremont McKenna College (Claremont, CA)
  • Arizona State University (Tempe, AZ)
  • Yale University (New Haven, CT)
  • University of California - Irvine (Irvine, CA)
  • University of California - San Diego (La Jolla, CA)
  • University of California - Santa Barbara (Santa Barbara, CA)
  • California State University - Long Beach (Long Beach, CA)
  • Princeton University (Princeton, NJ)
  • Pitzer College (Claremont, CA)
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Applied for in

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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My parents didn’t know anything on Broadway when they were visiting, but had heard that Les Misérables was good. A few years later, they named me after Cosette. In the musical, Cosette is beautiful, loved by a dashing rebel, lives happily ever after with him, and so perfect that she makes me feel utterly sick. Ironically, I think I am more influenced by her foil, Éponine. On the surface, the Éponine is portrayed as lovesick and tragic, but...
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Supplemental Essay Unique question posed by school
9 Words
for CMC. (I was accepted, but chose another college)
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Additional Essay Details
504 Words
I would be thrilled if Danica McKellar spoke at the Athenaeum. I absolutely loved her as Winnie Cooper on The Wonder Years¸ but that’s not the main reason why I would want to hear her speak. McKellar was willing to risk becoming forgotten in the media for college, and then has used her education to become a leader in the world of education and math. She uses her fame to encourage girls to go into a still male dominated...
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General Admissions Advice

My favorite course thus far, and why
30 Words
Mathematics in Our Culture with Towse (also taught by...
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What I now know about my school that I never would have known prior to enrolling
36 Words
Sometimes tension between different clubs that need the same . Everyone is...
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Whether I took out loans or applied for scholarships, and my advice
58 Words
Definitely apply for merit scholarship. I did, and it paid off. Unless they have changed their policy,...
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High School Performance

Weighted GPA
4.30
 
Rank
Top 1%
 
High School TypePublic
Academic Performance in High School Steady
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest ACT
32
 
ACT Score Details
 
Other ACT Scores
Highest SAT
2040
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1430
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep
PSAT Scores

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details10 classes and scores

Sports

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesSchool Theater/Plays, Debate Club/Team, Science Club/Team, Spanish Club, Church, Big Brother/Big Sister, School Newspaper/Magazine/Journalism, Volunteer Coach

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received

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