College Admissions Info

Sofia Darsin
University of Florida, ‘19
BS, Economics

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

From: Weston , Florida
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Hispanic
Applied To: 8 schools
Accepted At: Cornell, Duke, FSU, Florida, Miami, Emory, Fordham
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: No
Other Language(s) Spoken: Spanish

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1480
Highest SAT: 2130
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High School Performance

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Top 1%
High School Type: Public
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Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: Best Buddies, Nonprofit, NGO or Charitable Organization, Nonprofit, NGO or Charitable Organization
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College Application Essays

Supplemental Essay: Diversity statement
308 Words
Raised in Argentina with an economic situation very distant from my current status in the United States, I have experienced what it means to have to worry about what my family’s next meal would be. Throughout my parent’s success in this country, I have kept my past in mind, recognizing the value of food, clothing and shelter, and realizing that not everyone has had the opportunity to climb to a higher standing. This has encouraged me to take...

College Admissions Advice

What I’d change about my application process
10 Words
I would have...

What set me apart from other applicants
5 Words
My dedication...

Why I ultimately chose my school
44 Words
For undergraduate, I chose the school my parents could most easily afford. Even...

Whether I used a private admissions counselor, and advice I received
4 Words

Additional material sent in after waitlisted or deferred
15 Words
When i was deferred from...

My advice about getting recommenders
24 Words
The teachers that are good writers or...