jglegoff
jglegoff,
NYU ‘18
B.F.A., Acting
I applied to the Liberal Studies program at NYU and spent my first year in London. I just transfered to the Tisch Acting Program.
Features Included
3
Essays
4
Schools
7
Scores
1
Advice
2
ECs
2
Sports

Background

Hometown Summit, New Jersey
GenderMale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
AdmissionEarly Decision
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken English

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • New York University (New York, NY)
  • Fordham University (New York, NY)
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New York University (New York, NY)

Applied for a B.F.A. in Acting

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: Both Parents

School Specific Essays

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

What I’d change about my application process
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High School Performance

GPA
3.88
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
N/A
 
High School TypePublic
Academic Performance in High School Some good some bad
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest SAT
2070
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1450
SAT Prep
SAT IIs

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details5 classes and scores

Sports

SportsBaseball, Soccer

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesSchool Choir, School Theater/Plays
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Experience & Awards

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Volunteer Experiences
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