College Admissions Info

Fordham University, ‘18
BA, Business Management, Economics

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

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.
From: Montebello , California
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 6 schools
Accepted At: UC Irvine, Fordham, CSULB, CSUF
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Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Spanish

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1310
Highest SAT: 1840
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High School Performance

Top 10%
High School Type: Public
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Academic Performance in High School: Steady
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Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: Key Club, Tutoring/Mentoring, Marching Band
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College Application Essays

“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...

College Admissions Advice

My favorite course thus far, and why
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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...

5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
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friendly, focused,...

What I like about my school’s location and culture
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My school is located in mid-town Manhattan. I love the location because it provides...

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...

Why I ultimately chose my school
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I ultimately chose my school...