College Admissions Info

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

From: Bronx , New York
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Black / African American
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 15+ schools
Accepted At: Binghamton, Cornell, NYU, New Haven, SUNY Buffalo, SUNY Albany, Stony Brook
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: No

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1230
Other SAT Scores:
SAT Prep:

High School Performance

(no specification of weighting)
Top 1%
High School Type: Public
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Cheer/Spirit Squad
Extracurricular Activities: Student Council / Government, National Honor Society, Tutoring/Mentoring, School Theater/Plays

College Application Essays

607 Words
The Human Vending Machine “Two orders of turkey, cheese, mayonnaise and mustard.” Check. “Five pieces of Bubblicious Bubble gum.” Check. “One bag of Nacho Cheese Doritos.” Check. “One lollipop, Capri Sun, and Air Heads.” Check, check, and check. No, this is not the recipe for a stomach ache or cavities, instead, it is a typical student request checklist. While students are worried about not forgetting to complete their homework assignments, I was worried about my student requests. I did not...

Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
259 Words
“Barnard!” Mr. Santos my college advisor bursted. “What are you talking about? Barnard is a reach college; I can’t apply,” I responded doubting myself. He always seemed to see something in me that I didn’t. Since he mentioned Barnard, I became obsessed. Every day I would visit the website and find something new to leach on to. Like most seniors I wanted to go far away for college, but with Barnard that was no longer what I longed...

College Admissions Advice

My advice about getting recommenders
33 Words
You need to make sure it is not a teacher...

What I now know about my school that I never would have known prior to enrolling
7 Words
We have...

Recommended summer activities during high school and college
24 Words
You want to build up that applications...

What I’d change about my application process
23 Words
I would not apply to as much...

Why I declined other schools
15 Words
Some schools were either too...

How I chose schools to apply to
26 Words
I had multiple talks with my college advisers...