beliza12
beliza12,
NYU ‘19
B.A., Liberal Arts and Humanities
Aspiring to bring pride to my family and share with the world my capacity for knowledge.
Features Included
3
Essays
14
Schools
7
Scores
5
Advice
6
ECs
2
Sports

Background

Hometown New York City, New York, Mali
GenderFemale
EthnicityBlack / African American
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken French, Arabic

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • New York University (New York, NY)
  • Columbia University (New York, NY)
  • George Washington University (Washington, DC)
  • American University (Washington, DC)
  • Syracuse University (Syracuse, NY)
  • Binghamton University - SUNY (Binghamton, NY)
  • Stony Brook University - SUNY (Stony Brook, NY)
  • University at Albany - SUNY (Albany, NY)
  • University at Buffalo - SUNY (Buffalo, NY)
  • Hunter College - CUNY (New York, NY)
  • City College - CUNY (New York, NY)
  • City College - CUNY (New York, NY)
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New York University (New York, NY)

Applied for a B.A. in Liberal Arts and Humanities

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Personal Statement
656 Words
Family background
As I truly begin life, I ask myself, “Is it sheer hard work and ambition that’s gotten me to where I am? Or, is it a motivation stemming from some other source that’s gotten me where I am?” From the busy streets of Mali, to the quiet suburbs of Michigan where I grew up and ultimately to the famous streets of New York City, which is scattered with opportunity on every corner, I am formed through my greatest...
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Supplemental Essay “Why us” school essay
287 Words
What I find most appealing about Columbia is the fact that Columbia has this unique central idea of a well-rounded student, which is carried out through its policy of the Core Curriculum. This is my entire life's ideas and desires eloquently summed up and demonstrated through a well-drafted system--a system I can't seem to find anywhere else. The idea of being able to experience as much as I can and be enlightened on as much as I possibly can is...
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Supplemental Essay “Why us” school essay
240 Words
I believe in the well-rounded student. I believe that in order to develop substantial intellect and skills you must be a well-rounded student. From physics to philosophy to great literature-my interests and wonders know no bounds, nor has any limit. It is this holistic approach to learning that convinces me that I would be a great fit at Marist College. Marist has this unique central idea of a well-rounded student, which is carried out through its Core Curriculum. This is...
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General Admissions Advice

What I now know about my school that I never would have known prior to enrolling
61 Words
The type of people on campus--being at a large liberal arts school in the middle of the city,...
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5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
121 Words
Competitive: almost everyone in my school had high hopes of getting into an ivy, or a prestigious school to say the least. Dedicated: There weren't many slackers in our school. Every mostly kept their...
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What I now know about my school that I never would have known prior to enrolling
78 Words
I did not know that there were so many AP courses available in general and that my school offered so little. I didn't...
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Recommended summer activities during high school and college
71 Words
I recommend that you enroll in a summer program where you either take college courses or classes that you will be...
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My advice about getting recommenders
92 Words
Try your hardest to maintain a pleasant and friendly relationship with your teachers and start pestering them for recommendations from 11th grade. Try to be the first in...
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High School Performance

GPA
3.88
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Top 5%
 
High School TypePublic
College Classes In High School
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest SAT
1620
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1170
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep
SAT IIs
Other Standardized Tests

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details2 classes and scores

Sports

SportsTrack & Field, Soccer

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesChess, Community Cleanup / Service, Computer / Technology Volunteer, Debate Club/Team, National Honor Society, Student Council / Government
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received
Application Additional Materials

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