kayden
kayden,
Tulane ‘19
B.A., International Studies
Roll Wave
Features Included
2
Essays
7
Schools
6
Scores
5
Advice
1
ECs
2
Sports

Background

Hometown Boulder City, Nevada
GenderFemale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
AdmissionEarly Action
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken Spanish

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Tulane University (New Orleans, LA)
  • University of Chicago (Chicago, IL)
  • American University (Washington, DC)
  • Case Western Reserve University (Cleveland, OH)
  • University of Richmond (Richmond, VA)
  • Boston University (Boston, MA)
  • University of Denver (Denver, CO)
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Tulane University (New Orleans, LA)

Applied for a B.A. in International Studies

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Personal Statement
639 Words
One moment that changed you, Study/travel abroad
“You ready?” he asks. I nod, masking my uncertainty. I have been waiting for this moment as long as I can remember, and I must swallow my fear. I grab my mother’s hand and close my eyes. Not much time has passed when I hear, “All done.” I cautiously open one eye, then the other. My heart is pattering in my chest, but I force myself to look. I smile. My Hebrew tattoo is beautiful, written in black ink. ...
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Supplemental Essay “Why us” school essay
14 Words
my essay was bad, and it did not reflect my true desire to attend.
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General Admissions Advice

What I’d change about my application process
19 Words
I would have applied later. I...
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What might make for a good “Why Us” essay topic at my school
24 Words
Do not talk about how prestigious the...
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My advice about getting recommenders
25 Words
Ask early in the year, and pick a...
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Whether I took out loans or applied for scholarships, and my advice
34 Words
I applied for scholarships, but I did not receive as...
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Why I ultimately chose my school
59 Words
I ultimately chose my school because it is the perfect combination of academics and social life. I have...
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High School Performance

GPA
4.00
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Top 1%
 
High School TypePublic
College Classes In High School
Academic Performance in High School Steady
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest ACT
33
 
ACT Score Details
 
ACT Prep

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details5 classes and scores

Sports

SportsVolleyball, Soccer

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesNational Honor Society

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences

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