College Admissions Info

Mount Holyoke College, ‘19
BA, Anthropology and Archaeology, Italian Language and Literature

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Extracurriculars & Awards
  • Personal statement
  • 4 advice topics

Student Background

From: Gyeonggido , South Korea
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Asian
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 15+ schools
Accepted At: Rhodes, Temple, Clark, Fordham
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Korean

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1530
Highest SAT: 2230
Other SAT Scores:
SAT Prep:

High School Performance

(no specification of weighting)
High School Type: Other Private
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Dance
Extracurricular Activities: Broadcast Journalism / Media / Television, Church

College Application Essays

Personal Statement: Place you’re content
573 Words
I’m not your average pianist. You can seat me in front of a piano with Beethoven’s “Für Elise” placed on the music stand, but I will barely be able to play the first few notes of the song. However, seat me in front of a piano with the chords to David Guetta’s “Titanium”, and I’ll confidently play the song, improvising and adding complementary notes as I go. I never really found chords useful or interesting...

College Admissions Advice

Most popular extracurricular activities at my college
28 Words
Definitely join the Outing Club! You can meet...

What I now know about my school that I never would have known prior to enrolling
12 Words
You don't notice that...

Why I declined other schools
30 Words
Mount Holyoke's financial aid package was the bomb. Even...

What I like about my school’s location and culture
30 Words
It has the intellectual atmosphere of a women's college,...