College Admissions Info

Jaderade
Jaderade
‘19
BS, Computer Science

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

I am an aspiring software engineer.
From: Uniondale , New York
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Black / African American
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 8 schools
Accepted At: BU, GWU, Hunter, RIT, Fordham, Manhattan College, Northeastern
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Spanish

Test Scores

1850
SAT
Converted SAT Score: 1320
Highest SAT: 1850
Other SAT Scores:
SAT Prep:

High School Performance

4.00
GPA
Top 5%
Rank
High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady
Explanation of Any Low Grades:

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Dance
Extracurricular Activities: Chinese Club, Dance, Film, Model Congress / Model UN, School Jazz / Orchestra
How Spent Summers:
Work:
Application Additional Materials:

College Application Essays

“All Muslims are terrorists!" I was completely still at first. I swear I could feel the blood rush through my veins as my muscles contracted. I was angry that he thought it was perfectly okay to voice such broad accusations. I was even angrier that he thought I would agree. Most people do not know that my dad is Muslim because he does not fit the cultural identity or mold Muslims are “supposed to have”. My father is not of...



Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
27 Words
I spent time listing the clubs and explaining how I would be involved with the school. I also discussed how I would add to the school body.

Additional Essay Details:
31 Words
I made sure my essay all showed a different side of me. My common app essay was something surprising about me, the individual, and my supplements were about me, the student.

College Admissions Advice

What set me apart from other applicants
10 Words
My participation with...





List of schools I interviewed with and my interview experience
5 Words
Be humble...





What might make for a good “Why Us” essay topic at my school
19 Words
Why us really means "Why will...





Why I declined other schools
4 Words
Financial...





My advice about getting recommenders
16 Words
Ask people who really know...