Maria del Mar Ferrey Maria del Mar Ferrey
Maria del Mar ,
Vassar ‘19
B.A., Economics, , Political Science and Government
My name is Maria del Mar Ferrey and I am from Nicaragua.
Features Included
3
Essays
10
Schools
15
Scores
4
Advice
0
ECs
0
Sports

Background

Hometown Managua
GenderFemale
EthnicityHispanic
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language No
Other Language(s) Spoken Spanish, English

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Vassar College (Poughkeepsie, NY)
  • Amherst College (Amherst, MA)
  • Pomona College (Claremont, CA)
  • University of Richmond (Richmond, VA)
  • Brandeis University (Waltham, MA)
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Vassar College (Poughkeepsie, NY)

Applied for a B.A. in Economics

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Personal Statement
226 Words
Place you’re content
The best hand-me-down I ever received was my bedroom. I inherited it from my oldest sister who is seventeen years older than I am. Since then, my room has become a vessel for my passions. There I discovered my intellectual curiosity as I researched a myriad of topics on the internet. My room is also my safe haven, a place where I can be afraid and still be safe. My bedroom is the place where I feel most content because...
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Supplemental Essay “Why us” school essay
40 Words
In this essay, I mentioned how the college was what I was looking for. In order to avoid being vague, I provided examples like study abroad opportunities, special programs, professors/classes I would like to take, traditions, academic programs etc.
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Supplemental Essay Diversity statement
69 Words
As an international student ... I will contribute to the campus’ cultural exchange. I am from Nicaragua, a country with a long history of political turmoil but also a culturally rich, pluriethnic and plurilinguistic nation. (...) I would express an additional political, social and cultural perspective inside and outside the classroom and I would offer a different outlook on various political accounts from the point of view of a developing country.
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General Admissions Advice

Recommended summer activities during high school and college
3 Words
Find...
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What might make for a good “Why Us” essay topic at my school
25 Words
Research the school you are applying to. Find...
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My advice about getting recommenders
26 Words
Ask letters of recommendation from teachers that know...
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How I chose schools to apply to
32 Words
Each one of you will be searching for something different...
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High School Performance

Weighted GPA
4.44
 
Rank
Top 5%
 
High School TypeOther Private
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest SAT
1890
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1340
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep
SAT IIs

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details7 classes and scores

Sports

Extracurriculars

Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

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