mg27
mg27,
SUNY Geneseo ‘18
B.A., Spanish Language and Literature
Hi! I'm Maddie, I'm a freshman at SUNY Geneseo and I'm a Spanish major! I love Mexican food, Chihuahuas and traveling!
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3
Essays
15
Schools
9
Scores
6
Advice
4
ECs
0
Sports

Background

Hometown Greenlawn, New York
GenderFemale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
AdmissionRegular Decision, Accepted From Waitlist
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken Spanish

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • University at Geneseo - SUNY (Geneseo, NY)
  • Fordham University (New York, NY)
  • University of Vermont (Burlington, VT)
  • Binghamton University - SUNY (Binghamton, NY)
  • Skidmore College (Saratoga Springs, NY)
  • University of New Hampshire (Durham, NH)
  • University of Connecticut (Storrs, CT)
  • Quinnipiac University (Hamden, CT)
  • Stony Brook University - SUNY (Stony Brook, NY)
  • University at Albany - SUNY (Albany, NY)
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University at Geneseo - SUNY (Geneseo, NY)

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

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

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Personal Statement
976 Words
One moment that changed you
I’ve been an animal lover since before I could even talk. Whether I was looking at them, talking about them, playing with them or drawing them; I have always had a curious attraction to anything that can be found in a zoo or aquarium. I once read somewhere that studies have shown children develop an interest in animals very early, and they would rather look at one than play with toys. I don’t know if this is true,...
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Supplemental Essay Strong beliefs/principles
22 Words
I wrote my essay about an experience I had in Madrid, Spain that I feel has greatly affected who I am today.
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Additional Essay Details
585 Words
1. "Describe a significant life experience and how it has shaped the person you are today." I’ve always told myself, “Madeline, you’re going to travel the world, you’re going to see what else the world has to offer.” When my eleventh grade Spanish teacher, Señora Gold, offered me an invitation to study abroad in a Spanish University for two weeks over the summer, my curiosity and eagerness to try something new allowed me to accept the adventure....
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General Admissions Advice

My extracurricular activities in college, and why I chose them
65 Words
Geneseo has a lot of great clubs to offer, I recommend going to the club fair in the beginning of...
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5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
203 Words
1) hardworking! Professors at Geneseo don't just give out A's to anyone, but if you find the major that's right for you, you won't feel overwhelmed by the workload. 2.) Friendly! Everyone on campus at Geneseo is very friendly, whether it's the students, faculty, professors, etc. It's a very peaceful and safe environment full of nice people. 3.) Open-minded! If you're looking for...
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What I now know about my school that I never would have known prior to enrolling
55 Words
For most medium-large sized campuses, a lot of walking is required on a daily basis! College definitely...
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What I’d change about my application process
65 Words
Looking back now, I think I applied to way too many schools that I wasn't even interested in simply because...
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My advice about getting recommenders
77 Words
When it comes to getting letters of recommendation, don't limit yourself to teachers or coaches who have good reputations for writing good college...
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Recommended summer activities during high school and college
94 Words
The activities that I find make for the most powerful/impressive applications are those that involve volunteer work and helping others. For example, an activity that I found...
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High School Performance

GPA
3.80
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
N/A
 
High School TypePublic
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest SAT
1880
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1340
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details7 classes and scores

Sports

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesHabitat for Humanity, Spanish Club, School Theater/Plays, National Honor Society
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Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received
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