College Admissions Info

JennHamilton
JennHamilton
New York University ‘18
BBA, Marketing

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

From: Minot , North Dakota
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 12 schools
Accepted At: NYU, UND, Carleton
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Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: French

Test Scores

1950
SAT
31
ACT
Converted SAT Score: 1380
Highest SAT: 1950
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High School Performance

3.89
GPA
Top 10%
Rank
High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Dance, Tennis
Extracurricular Activities: DECA (Distributive Education Clubs of America), French Club, Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA), Key Club, Model Congress / Model UN, National Honor Society
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College Application Essays

565 Words
My entire world was crushed the day I received a B in Advanced Algebra. Up until the end of the first semester of my sophomore year, I went through classes smoothly, never receiving a grade or report less than perfect. When I got my report card saying I was .1 percent under an A, I nearly fainted. I enjoyed Algebra I. It was simple, and I was good at it. When I started Advanced Algebra, I expected it to be just...









Supplemental Essay: Unique question posed by school
77 Words
NYU asked how I would use its global network, and why that global network was important to me. I wrote my essay explaining my personal goals to see every country in the work someday, as well as my desire to live abroad at some point in my life. I also wrote that the connection to other cultures was important to me, as I believe the only way one can learn is through experiencing things unfamiliar to you.

College Admissions Advice

Whether I took out loans or applied for scholarships, and my advice
94 Words
I ended up taking out loans to cover all of my tuition. I only applied for federal financial aid and ended up not getting any at all. I...





My advice about getting recommenders
60 Words
Choose teachers who really know you for your recommendations. You don't want a generic, "he/she was a...





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