megz
megz,
Pitzer ‘17
B.S., Mass Communications and Media
as a transfer student (from Syracuse to Pitzer), I hope I can help others going through the process!
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Essays
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Schools
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Scores
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Advice
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ECs
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Sports

Background

Hometown Los Gatos, CA
GenderFemale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken French

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Pitzer College (Claremont, CA)
  • New York University (New York, NY)
  • Syracuse University (Syracuse, NY)
  • Northwestern University (Evanston, IL)
  • University of Wisconsin - Madison (Madison, WI)
  • Southern Methodist University (Dallas, TX)
  • Marquette University (Milwaukee, WI)
  • University of California - Santa Barbara (Santa Barbara, CA)
  • University of Southern California (Los Angeles, CA)
  • Fordham University (New York, NY)
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Pitzer College (Claremont, CA)

Applied for in Mass Communications and Media

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: Both Parents

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Personal Statement
523 Words
Childhood memory
When I was four years old, my mom enrolled me at the French-American School of Silicon Valley. Neither of my parents are French, nor are they fluent in that language, but my mother wanted me to be “cultured.” The teacher, or madame, conducted our daily lessons solely in French, and by the end of the year I was speaking fluently in the present tense and could do simple oral addition in the language, a task that I hold issue with...
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General Admissions Advice

How to approach transferring schools
43 Words
I transferred halfway through the year and almost found it easier to do...
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High School Performance

GPA
3.80
(no specification of weighting)
High School TypePublic
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest SAT
2020
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1420
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep
SAT IIs

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details3 classes and scores

Sports

SportsRowing (Crew), Lacrosse

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesSchool Newspaper/Magazine/Journalism
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers

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