College Admissions Info

Polytechnic Institute of New York University , ‘19
BS, Computer Science

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

Hi, im Marilu!
From: miami , Florida
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 4 schools
Accepted At: NYU, UCF, Stetson, UMD
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Is English First Language: No
Other Language(s) Spoken: Spanish

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1400
Highest SAT: 1980
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High School Performance

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Top 10%
High School Type: Public
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Academic Performance in High School: Low at first but improved
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Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Tennis
Extracurricular Activities: Computer / Technology Volunteer
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College Application Essays

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"taught me how to be a better designer, but to also use design as a means to remove personal bias . Looking at a situation with fresh eyes helps me understand the human bias experience and examine designs from multiple cultural backgrounds around the world. Digital Design is a combination of all subjects: English, Math, Psychology, History, and even Biology. Learning the art and computer skills taught in Digital Design is key to my future major, engineering, which is centered around...

Supplemental Essay: Diversity statement
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Additional Essay Details:
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My commitment to my blog and Hispanic culture has led to an abundance of great opportunities. By networking with bloggers and businesses around the world I was offered an internship at TechniCopy, an office supplies retail store, in the Dominican Republic this past summer. As a computer science and public relations liaison, I collaborated with current TechniCopy employees to facilitate growing their business, speed up production lines, and find new resources for their expanding technology. I also managed their social...

College Admissions Advice

What I’d change about my school if I were student body president
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Why I declined other schools
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NYU is in...

5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
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Fun, creative,...

My favorite course thus far, and why
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My advice about getting recommenders
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