College Admissions Info

Adelphi University , ‘20
BS, Psychology

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Extracurriculars & Awards
  • Personal statement
  • 4 advice topics

Student Background

I am a dedicated student who wishes to help
From: Norwalk , Connecticut
Gender: Female
First Gen College Student: Yes
Race/Ethnicity: Black / African American
Accepted At: UConn, UH, MMC, NYIT, St. John's, XULA, Western CT, Eastern CT
Denied At:
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Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1130
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High School Performance

(no specification of weighting)
Top 50%
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Some good some bad

Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: Drama Production Crew, Church, Book Buddies

College Application Essays

Personal Statement for Adelphi, UConn, Fairfield, UH, MMC, NYIT, Sacred Heart, St. John's, XULA, Western CT, Eastern CT: One moment that changed you, Overcoming personal struggle, Reaching a goal
580 Words
I was first introduced to the violin in the 3rd grade. At first, I didn’t really like the instrument all that much, It frustrated me that I couldn’t improve at it as quick as my classmates. I was determined to improve so I practiced and practiced and to this day I continue practicing to improve my technique. Towards the end of my sophomore year in High School, my orchestra teacher, Mr. Benson, explained to us that since many...

College Admissions Advice

How I chose schools to apply to
214 Words
I chose schools based on Location, and the programs I was interested in, and my own capability. It's important to have a location in mind. Whether you want to go to school close to home or on the other side of the country. When searching for colleges, I would recommend figuring out whether you want to live in a sub-urban area, an urban one,...

My favorite course thus far, and why
172 Words
My favorite course as of right now is General Psychology. I believe it to be a course everyone should take at least once in their college life. It's a fascinating course and you learn a lot from it. Of course you could argue that I'm being biased, seeing as I am a...

Post-college plans
167 Words
It's always a good idea to have a post-college plan. The best plan to have is to continue with school. Nowadays, having simply a bachelors in your field of study won't get you very far. You want to strive for your masters and depending on your career choice, your doctorate....

Why I ultimately chose my school
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There's no real concrete reason why I chose to go to Adelphi University. I was accepted to many schools, and while Adelphi was my first choice, financially it wasn't. Financial wise, my first choice was Xavier University of Louisiana. I guess you can say I chose Adelphi for it's location....