erin_kayata
erin_kayata,
Emerson ‘16
B.S., Journalism
Emerson College senior studying journalism, writing, and publishing
Features Included
3
Essays
4
Schools
6
Scores
5
Advice
1
ECs
0
Sports

Background

Hometown North Attleborough, Massachusetts
GenderFemale
EthnicityPrefer Not to Share
AdmissionEarly Action
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken French

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Emerson College (Boston, MA)
  • Hofstra University (Hempstead, NY)
  • American University (Washington, DC)
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Emerson College (Boston, MA)

Applied for a B.S. in Journalism

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: Parent

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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My favorite part of any airplane ride is the takeoff. No matter how tired I am from travelling, I always force myself to stay awake through it. There’s something incredible about seeing the city which seems so big from the ground, shrink to miniature. It doesn’t cease to amaze me how a building that seems so massive from a few feet away can seem like a stack of building blocks from a few thousand feet in the air....
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Supplemental Essay Issue of personal significance
35 Words
I added several articles that I'd written for my local newspaper as my supplemental essays. Applying as a journalism major, this was extremely important and showed not only my passion for writing, but my dedication.
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Additional Essay Details
240 Words
I wrote about my brother's diagnosis with an illness that left him partially paralyzed and how it affected my life through use of metaphor. I started off the essay with talking about plane rides and how I love watching the take-off. I talked about how much I enjoyed watching the world around me shrink and then transitioned into talking about how there are some events in life that are like taking off in an airplane in that they make everything...
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General Admissions Advice

My favorite course thus far, and why
62 Words
My favorite course was the class I took to fulfill my US diversity requirement. It was Images of the...
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Whether I used a private admissions counselor, and advice I received
24 Words
I did not use a private admissions...
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Most popular extracurricular activities at my college
25 Words
The Evvys, Emerson's student-run awards ceremony, student publications,...
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Recommended summer activities during high school and college
37 Words
As long as you show that you're passionate and active, Emerson...
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Why I ultimately chose my school
63 Words
Emerson felt like home. There's no place like Boston and there's no school that quite what Emerson does. I...
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High School Performance

GPA
3.3
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Top 25%
 
High School TypePublic
Academic Performance in High School Some good some bad
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest SAT
1850
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1320
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep
SAT IIs

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details2 classes and scores

Sports

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesSchool Theater/Plays
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

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Volunteer Experiences
Application Additional Materials

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