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Fordham ‘18
B.A., Business Management, , Economics
I'm from Los Angeles but I'm currently living in NYC. I'm a rising sophomore at Fordham University studying for an Interdiscplinary Math/Econ degree.
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Essays
8
Schools
16
Scores
5
Advice
3
ECs
0
Sports

Background

Hometown Montebello, California
GenderFemale
EthnicityHispanic
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken Spanish

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Fordham University (New York, NY)
  • University of California - Irvine (Irvine, CA)
  • California State University - Long Beach (Long Beach, CA)
  • California State University - Fullerton (Fullerton, CA)
  • Colgate University (Hamilton, NY)
  • University of Southern California (Los Angeles, CA)
  • University of California - Los Angeles (Los Angeles, CA)
  • University of California - San Diego (La Jolla, CA)
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Fordham University (New York, NY)

Applied for a B.A. in Business Management

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

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“No trabajes como un burro. Don’t work like a donkey.” This was the only thought going through my mind as I looked around the trailer. “This is where he lives?” My head almost touched the ceiling, and as I made a right turn I saw a door. I couldn’t imagine my dad, already almost 50, getting in on his knees every night to get into his room. This was the first time I had visited my dad’s “home...
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General Admissions Advice

My favorite course thus far, and why
104 Words
This is probably going to be a shocker, but one of my favorite courses thus far is Theology. Being the cynic that I am, I thought this class would be terrible...
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5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
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friendly, focused,...
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What I like about my school’s location and culture
47 Words
My school is located in mid-town Manhattan. I love the location because it provides...
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What I now know about my school that I never would have known prior to enrolling
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I did not know that the professors would be so...
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Why I ultimately chose my school
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I ultimately chose my school...
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High School Performance

GPA
3.5
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Top 10%
 
High School TypePublic
Academic Performance in High School Steady
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest ACT
28
 
ACT Score Details
 
Highest SAT
1840
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1310
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep
SAT IIs
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AP / IB Classes and Scores

Sports

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesKey Club, Tutoring/Mentoring, Marching Band
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Experience & Awards

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Awards Received

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