College Admissions Info

University of Michigan - Ann Arbor, ‘18
Communication and Media Studies

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

I am currently a freshman at the University of Michigan, and previously attended John F. Kennedy High School in Bellmore, NY.
From: Bellmore
Gender: Female
Legacy: Both Parents
Admission: Early Action
Accepted At: UMD, Florida, Miami, Binghamton, Penn State, UMich, Tulane, BU, Wisconsin
Denied At:
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Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: English

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1490
Highest SAT: 2150
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High School Performance

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High School Type: Public
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Academic Performance in High School: Steady
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Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Cheer/Spirit Squad,
Extracurricular Activities: Student Council / Government, Help Save Our Environment, Jewish Student Union
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College Application Essays

Personal Statement: Career aspirations
672 Words
When people ask what my parents “do,” it’s always a little uncomfortable. Many of my friends’ parents both work, and, if not, dad has the full-time job and mom stays home: the stereotypical family. My setup is far from typical: I have a stay-at-home dad. Instead of barging through the door at six-thirty to greet his ecstatic kids and adoring wife who has slaved over a stove all day, my dad’s entrances are less exciting: he’s always...

Supplemental Essay: Amusing anecdote
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Additional Essay Details:
499 Words
Those who feel they have nothing to work towards; those who are self-concerned, and simply unmotivated, will never have the opportunity to make a difference. To have an idea, is not an accomplishment. But to implement the idea, and put in the time, and effort to pursue the idea, that is an accomplishment. Unhappiness is an omnipresent drive for change. People who have faced hardship, and dealt with adversity, know exactly what helplessness feels like, so when they find a...

College Admissions Advice

My favorite course thus far, and why
40 Words
My favorite course is Communications History and Effects of the Media as...

5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
124 Words
1. Motivated- the students are motivated to do well as they strive to have a successful career in the future, or to get into the graduate school of their choice. 2. Competitive- In such a competitive environment, students...

Post-college plans
35 Words
I am not exactly sure what I want to do. However...

What I like about my school’s location and culture
63 Words
The University of Michigan is unique for its location and culture. It is in an environment which is filled...

My extracurricular activities in college, and why I chose them
42 Words
My extracurriculars include Sales Club, Spoon University, a sorority, and the communications committee...