briana_gabrielle
briana_gabriel,
VCU
B.A., English
My name is Briana!
Features Included
1
Essays
4
Schools
2
Scores
2
Advice
4
ECs
2
Sports

Background

Hometown Springfield, Virginia
GenderFemale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
AdmissionRegular Decision, Early Action
Class of2019
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken Spanish

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Virginia Commonwealth University  (Richmond, VA)
  • Temple University (Philadelphia, PA)
  • George Mason University (Fairfax, VA)
Tap/click a school logo above to view essays and advice specific to that school.

Virginia Commonwealth University (Richmond, VA)

Applied for a B.A. in English

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: Both Parents

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

These essays haven't been tagged by school. Click school logos above to see tagged essays.

Personal Statement
653 Words
Summer experience, Study/travel abroad
My dad used to tell me I had never truly seen the stars, but I didn't believe him. I thought that I saw the stars every night before I closed the blinds covering my window. I thought that when I looked up into "my" Northern Virginia suburban sky, I was seeing all that was out there. I thought that I understood everything there was to understand about the world at the mere age of sixteen. As it turns out, there's...
Read more...

General Admissions Advice

How I chose schools to apply to
32 Words
If you haven't visited yet, you should definitely look into...
Read more...
What I’d change about my application process
31 Words
DON'T wait until this last minute to start essays....
Read more...

High School Performance

High School TypePublic
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest SAT
1930
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1370
SAT Prep

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details4 classes and scores

Sports

SportsVolleyball, Rowing (Crew)

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesChurch, National Honor Society, School Jazz / Orchestra, School Newspaper/Magazine/Journalism

Experience & Awards

Application Additional Materials

Similar Profiles

lana_del
Barnard


Accepted to Barnard, CMU, WashU, Vanderbilt, Wesleyan, Brandeis, Skidmore

I am from New York and I am passionate about creative writing, music, and theatre.
ybwen
VCU


Accepted to VCU, RIT, NYIT, FDU

College freshman
NUMedill22
Northwestern


Accepted to Northwestern, Indiana, UMich, BC, Colby, Colgate

If you can't do great things, do small things in a great way.
Annabae22
Penn State


Accepted to William & Mary, St. Rose, Penn State

Heading off to PSU next year! Hopefully my successes (and failures) in the college app process will help you out.
UChicago68536
UChicago


Accepted to UChicago, Binghamton

While I enjoy applied work in the public and private sectors, what I love about college above all else is learning about and contemplating more abstract ideas