sethg2112
sethg2112,
Cornell ‘19
B.S., Labor and Industrial Relations
Dedicated, intelligent, and extremely motivated for success. Top 50 national high school.
Features Included
3
Essays
4
Schools
8
Scores
1
Advice
1
ECs
2
Sports

Background

Hometown Chappaqua, New York
GenderMale
EthnicityHispanic
AdmissionEarly Decision
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken Spanish

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Cornell University (Ithaca, NY)
  • Babson College (Wellesley, MA)
  • Northeastern University (Boston, MA)
  • University of Virginia (Charlottesville, VA)
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Cornell University (Ithaca, NY)

Applied for a B.S. in Labor and Industrial Relations

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Personal Statement
660 Words
Failure experience
Making the JV Tennis team in my freshman and sophomore years did not pose a challenge; in fact, I hovered on the higher side of the standings in tryouts where everyone played everyone else, vying for the limited number of spots each year. But, in my junior year, making the Varsity team was a different story. Only the top 11 would make the cut, with the rest given a handshake, and a “keep playing, and good luck next year.” Given my...
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Supplemental Essay “Why us” school essay
641 Words
I recall checking only one box – “Business, General” – on a survey of my academic interests the first day of high school, without any authentic understanding of the intricacies of the business world nor the various careers and paths the field has to offer. Now, approaching the end of high school and after growing both academically and as a person, I aspire to be not just well versed in business as my primary focus, but also in history and psychology. I...
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Additional Essay Details
82 Words
The essay question was as follows: "Tell us about your intellectual interests, how they sprang from your course, service, work or life experiences, and what makes them exciting to you. Describe how these interests may be realized and linked to the ILR curriculum. " Since it was such a specific question, I wanted to truly explain exactly why the school was perfect for me, using a variety of actual life experiences as well as what I've learned about myself over the...
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General Admissions Advice

Why I ultimately chose my school
101 Words
I ended up choosing to apply Early Decision to Cornell University for a variety of reasons, both academic and personal. I visited twice, once in April and again in October ...
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High School Performance

GPA
3.7
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Top 10%
 
High School TypePublic
College Classes In High School
Academic Performance in High School Steady
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest SAT
2170
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1500
SAT Prep
SAT IIs
PSAT Scores

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details4 classes and scores

Sports

SportsTennis, Tennis

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesAmerican Cancer Society
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received
Application Additional Materials

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