College Admissions Info

Skidmore College, ‘17
BA, English, Music

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • 1 supplemental essays
  • 5 advice topics

Student Background

Current college junior majoring in English and Music.
From: Saratoga Springs
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Early Decision
Applied To: 1 school
Accepted At: Skidmore
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: German

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1320
Highest SAT: 1850

High School Performance

(no specification of weighting)
Top 5%
High School Type: Other Private
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Application Additional Materials:

College Application Essays

Supplemental Essay: Diversity statement
472 Words
To Whom It May Concern, While I understand that the Admissions office is extremely busy at this time of year, I hope you will take the time to read this letter of intent. After being deferred during the first round of Early Decision applications, I feel it is necessary to explain how I truly feel Skidmore College is the perfect school for me. Not only is Skidmore my first choice college, it is my only choice. I have looked at...

College Admissions Advice

My favorite course thus far, and why
40 Words
My favorite class thus far was Introduction to Teaching, which I recommend...

What I now know about my school that I never would have known prior to enrolling
28 Words
The Skidmore student body is incredibly passionate about...

List of schools I interviewed with and my interview experience
21 Words
The interview at my school was...

Reaching out to professors and coaches at schools I applied to
24 Words
Most professors at my school are easy...

My extracurricular activities in college, and why I chose them
27 Words
I am part of my school's choir, chamber...