Deborra
Deborra,
UNC ‘17
B.A., Journalism, , Chinese Language and Literature
UNC-Chapel Hill c/o 2017 Multimedia Journalism and Chinese double major!
Features Included
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Essays
4
Schools
7
Scores
9
Advice
3
ECs
0
Sports

Background

Hometown Atlanta
GenderFemale
EthnicityBlack / African American
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken Mandarin

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill (Chapel Hill, NC)
  • University of Georgia (Athens, GA)
  • Northwestern University (Evanston, IL)
  • Columbia University (New York, NY)
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University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill (Chapel Hill, NC)

Applied for a B.A. in Journalism

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: Grandparent(s)

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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A microphone stood like a sentry in front of me, the only thing seperating me from a crowd of 400 students. Feeling a deep pit of butterflies in my stomach, I reminded myself that they were here to listen to my story, among the others narrated that day. I took a deep breath, and began, “I was the new girl…” …At Fletcher Middle School, where I attended eighth grade I the same year my mother, sister, and I relocated to Jacksonville...
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General Admissions Advice

What I now know about my school that I never would have known prior to enrolling
19 Words
Plan out your courses at the...
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How to increase chances at my school
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Apply to a lot...
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What I like about my school’s location and culture
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It's pretty...
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What I’d change about my application process
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Particularly if you are...
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5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
40 Words
UNC students are very much social advocates - they are always taking...
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My favorite course thus far, and why
70 Words
My journalism classes are have been incredible and exactly how I imagined a college level course would be in the subject....
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What I’d change about my application process
51 Words
I wish I would've applied to more colleges! I think that I shortchanged myself a...
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List of schools I interviewed with and my interview experience
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Columbia interviewed me by phone - it was...
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Recommended summer activities during high school and college
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Get involved in the community...
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High School Performance

Rank
Top 5%
 
High School TypePublic
Academic Performance in High School Steady
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest ACT
31
 
ACT Score Details
 
ACT Prep
Highest SAT
2010
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1410
SAT Prep

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details5 classes and scores

Sports

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesBroadcast Journalism / Media / Television, Junior Classical League / Latin Club, Community Cleanup / Service

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers

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