alicia.frausto
alicia.frausto,
Claremont (CMC) ‘17
B.A., Spanish Language and Literature
Claremont McKenna College 2017
Features Included
2
Essays
18
Schools
3
Scores
5
Advice
4
ECs
1
Sports

Background

Hometown Orange County
GenderFemale
EthnicityHispanic
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language No
Other Language(s) Spoken French, Spanish

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Claremont McKenna College (Claremont, CA)
  • New York University (New York, NY)
  • University of Rochester (Rochester, NY)
  • Pepperdine University (Malibu, CA)
  • California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo (San Luis Obispo, CA)
  • California State University - Long Beach (Long Beach, CA)
  • California State University - Fullerton (Fullerton, CA)
  • University of California - Riverside (Riverside, CA)
  • University of California - Irvine (Irvine, CA)
  • University of California - Berkeley (Berkeley, CA)
  • University of California - Los Angeles (Los Angeles, CA)
  • University of Southern California (Los Angeles, CA)
Tap/click a school logo above to view essays and advice specific to that school.

Claremont McKenna College (Claremont, CA)

Applied for a B.A. in Spanish Language and Literature

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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

A story of how joining the water polo team and learning how to swim changed my life. A story about perseverance and dedication and the support of my peers when my family was fighting cancer and financial burdens.
Read more...
Supplemental Essay Unique question posed by school
359 Words
I first heard about Colorado College when one of my mentors at the Tiger Woods Learning Center mentioned the Block Plan. I quickly reacted with curiosity and searched for more information about it. My relatives and best friends have always told me, “You spread yourself too thin.” Throughout high school I have learned to balance my home, school, and community activities. Time management has played a significant role in my education because it has taught me about my values and...
Read more...

General Admissions Advice

My advice about getting recommenders
7 Words
Ask at...
Read more...
Whether I took out loans or applied for scholarships, and my advice
6 Words
Apply for...
Read more...
Most popular extracurricular activities at my college
5 Words
Model United...
Read more...
5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
5 Words
Motivated, determined,...
Read more...
What I now know about my school that I never would have known prior to enrolling
4 Words
The...
Read more...

High School Performance

GPA
3.60
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Top 1%
 
High School TypePublic
Academic Performance in High School Some good some bad
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest ACT
28
 
ACT Score Details
 
Highest SAT
1850
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1320
SAT Prep
SAT IIs

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details5 classes and scores

Sports

SportsWater Polo

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesMake-A-Change, Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA), French Club, National Honor Society

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Awards Received

Similar Profiles

bwill
Williams ‘20


Accepted to Williams, Claremont (CMC), Amherst, Swarthmore, Pitzer, Northwestern, Tufts, WashU, Grinnell, Rice, Emory, LMU

I’m an Econ & Bio major who’s passionate about STEM, social issues, and design. As a transfer, I learned a lot from navigating this hectic process twice, and I’m excited to help!
JennHamilton
NYU ‘18


Accepted to NYU, UND, Carleton

I’m passionate about social business and entrepreneurship.
Alex_562
Claremont (CMC) ‘17


Accepted to UC Berkeley, UC Davis, UCLA, UCSB, UCSD, Dartmouth, Miami, NYU, Bowdoin, Emory, Claremont (CMC)

Interested in Genetics/Virology! CMC'17
Zach77
Georgetown ‘16


Accepted to Georgetown, Princeton, Middlebury, Emory

I am a Junior in the School of Foreign Service at Georgetown. I major in International Political Economy, work at the Federal Reserve Board, and will be going into finance this summer, doing public sector banking for Citibank!
UMich338354
UMich ‘21


Accepted to UMich, Cornell, NYU, UT Austin, Northeastern, UC Davis, UCSD, UCLA

studying business and computer science & here to help