lana_del
lana_del,
Barnard ‘19
B.A., Creative Writing, , Music Performance, , Music, , Theatre, Arts, and Media Management
I am from New York and I am passionate about creative writing, music, and theatre.
Features Included
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Essays
11
Schools
8
Scores
2
Advice
5
ECs
0
Sports

Background

Hometown Armonk, New York
GenderFemale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Barnard College (New York, NY)
  • Carnegie Mellon University (Pittsburgh, PA)
  • Washington University in St. Louis (St. Louis, MO)
  • Vanderbilt University (Nashville, TN)
  • Wesleyan University (Middletown, CT)
  • Brandeis University (Waltham, MA)
  • Skidmore College (Saratoga Springs, NY)
  • Stanford University (Stanford, CA)
  • Yale University (New Haven, CT)
  • Brown University (Providence, RI)
  • Duke University (Durham, NC)
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Barnard College (New York, NY)

Applied for a B.A. in Creative Writing

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: Grandparent + 1 more

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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I was caught in a rainstorm of glass. The sunroof above had been punctured by something black and round. Lights bled out onto the highway. The freeway stretched beneath and above other roads, forming capillaries and arteries with vehicles as vessels, pumping through. I can see it in my mind’s eye; our car hurdling through the dark, skating towards the other skeletal vehicle.         Then suddenly the tire, flat and losing air, must have broken free like some trapped bird....
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General Admissions Advice

Why I ultimately chose my school
67 Words
I chose Barnard because I ultimately realized that I don't want to be isolated or sheltered. I want to experience...
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Additional material sent in after waitlisted or deferred
46 Words
I sent in supplements of me singing classical music to all my schools. Most...
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High School Performance

Weighted GPA
4.12
 
Rank
Top 10%
 
High School TypePublic
Academic Performance in High School Steady
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest SAT
2340
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1580
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep
SAT IIs
PSAT Scores

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details6 classes and scores

Sports

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesSchool Theater/Plays, School Newspaper/Magazine/Journalism, School Newspaper/Magazine/Journalism, School Choir

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received
Application Additional Materials

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