epat,
UMich ‘18
B.A., International Studies, , Mass Communications and Media
Honors student from New York City at University of Michigan
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Essays
8
Schools
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Scores
5
Advice
2
ECs
1
Sports

Background

Hometown New York, New York
GenderFemale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
AdmissionEarly Action
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken French

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • University of Michigan - Ann Arbor (Ann Arbor, MI)
  • Cornell University (Ithaca, NY)
  • Georgetown University (Washington, DC)
  • Washington University in St. Louis (St. Louis, MO)
  • Emory University (Atlanta, GA)
  • Colgate University (Hamilton, NY)
  • Northwestern University (Evanston, IL)
  • Vanderbilt University (Nashville, TN)
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University of Michigan - Ann Arbor (Ann Arbor, MI)

Applied for a B.A. in International Studies

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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My Common App essay was a discussion about my increased interest in international affairs, specifically in the Middle East and North Africa after taking a special class my Senior year in high school, traveling to Israel for a summer, participating in a Israeli Defense Force bootcamp, and doing my own independent studies of Middle Eastern affairs. My essay served as an in-depth reflection of the past couple of years as I began to broaden my understanding of the region and...
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General Admissions Advice

5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
5 Words
Happy, proud,...
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Most popular extracurricular activities at my college
63 Words
Greek life for my personal social circle and many of those that come from the North East. If you're...
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My favorite course thus far, and why
94 Words
Upper level History of Art class--I loved taking a course that was a small, more specific, challenging upper level course rather than the general, board introductory courses that...
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Why I ultimately chose my school
90 Words
I didn't think I was going to my school until probably the night before the deadline. I was on so many other waitlists and although I had...
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What I now know about my school that I never would have known prior to enrolling
34 Words
How diverse and huge it really is but that if...
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High School Performance

GPA
3.8
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Top 5%
 
High School TypeOther Private
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest ACT
32
 
ACT Score Details
 
ACT Prep

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Sports

SportsVolleyball

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesBroadcast Journalism / Media / Television, World/Global Affairs Club

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received

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