College Admissions Info

jglegoff
jglegoff
New York University ‘18
BFA, Acting

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Extracurriculars & Awards
  • Personal statement
  • 1 supplemental essays
  • 1 advice topics

Student Background

I applied to the Liberal Studies program at NYU and spent my first year in London. I just transfered to the Tisch Acting Program.
From: Summit , New Jersey
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: Both Parents
Admission: Early Decision
Applied To: 4 schools
Accepted At: NYU, Elon, Fordham
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: English

Test Scores

2070
SAT
Converted SAT Score: 1450
Highest SAT: 2070
SAT Prep:
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High School Performance

3.88
GPA
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Rank
High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Some good some bad
Explanation of Any Low Grades:

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Baseball, Soccer
Extracurricular Activities: School Choir, School theater/plays
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College Application Essays

I was about to go on stage and I couldn't see my feet -- my saran-wrapped, fake bosom was in the way! Who would have thought that I used to be "normal"? See, in middle school I played sports. I wore t-shirts and gym shorts almost every day. I listened to songs that normal people sang to and played video games that everyone else played. I ate food and slept and went to school and went to...









Supplemental Essay: Explaining low grades/scores
22 Words
I described the emotional problems I was having that led to me missing a lot of school and my grades subsequently dropping.

Additional Essay Details:
18 Words
I made sure to include that despite my emotional issues, I grew stronger as a person and friend.

College Admissions Advice

What I’d change about my application process
34 Words
When writing your essay, allow others to edit and revise...