Jena_97
Jena_97,
NYU ‘19
B.S., Political Science and Government
Features Included
2
Essays
15
Schools
2
Scores
1
Advice
4
ECs
0
Sports

Background

Hometown The Bronx, New York
GenderFemale
EthnicityPrefer Not to Share
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken Sotho-Tswana

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • New York University (New York, NY)
  • Fordham University (New York, NY)
  • Hunter College - CUNY (New York, NY)
  • Baruch College - CUNY (New York, NY)
  • Queens College - CUNY (Queens, NY)
  • Binghamton University - SUNY (Binghamton, NY)
  • University at Albany - SUNY (Albany, NY)
  • University at Buffalo - SUNY (Buffalo, NY)
  • Pace University (New York, NY)
  • St. John's University (Queens, NY)
  • Brown University (Providence, RI)
  • Barnard College (New York, NY)
  • George Washington University (Washington, DC)
  • American University (Washington, DC)
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New York University (New York, NY)

Applied for a B.S. in Political Science and Government

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Growing up in the South Bronx, I have always felt like an outcast amongst my friends from school, my family at home, and the outside world in general, because of my religion and culture. In my family, culture is more of a priority than religion, when it should have been the other way around. Although my parents want me to be very religious, they still want me to follow their mixed understanding over culture and religion. They try to innovate...
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Supplemental Essay Diversity statement
296 Words
Most people want to go away from their homes for college. I've literally lived in New York City my whole life. So, why go to NYU when I could get a chance to go away? For one, NYU is in the heart of the city and it will give me a chance to really explore and get to know the city. It will also provide me with a new perspective of New York. NYU has many things to offer that...
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General Admissions Advice

How I chose schools to apply to
132 Words
I chose schools that I knew would best suit me and schools that I knew I might have a chance of getting into. I also chose schools depending on how strong they were in the department that I want to...
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High School Performance

GPA
3.80
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Top 5%
 
High School TypePublic
College Classes In High School
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest SAT
1740
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1250
SAT Prep

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details3 classes and scores

Sports

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesCommunity Cleanup / Service, National Honor Society, Nonprofit, NGO or Charitable Organization, Student Council / Government

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received

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