newyorkcitygirl
newyorkcitygir,
NYU ‘19
B.A., International Studies, , Liberal Arts and Humanities, , Communication and Media Studies
Hi! Just a international freshman studying in NYC looking to help out.
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Advice
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Sports

Background

Hometown Manila, Philippines
GenderFemale
EthnicityAsian
AdmissionEarly Decision
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken Tagalog, Spanish

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • New York University (New York, NY)
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New York University (New York, NY)

Applied for a B.A. in International Studies

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

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On my seventh birthday, instead of getting Barbie dolls and basketballs like my friends did, I got a book. "The Big Book of Questions and Answers," it was called. I spent countless days lying down on the shiny wooden floor of our living room, reading and rereading every single inquiry in its colorful pages: "Why is the sky blue?" "Who invented the chocolate chip cookie?" "How high is Mount Everest?" "Where's Waldo?" (Okay, probably not that last one.) You see,...
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Supplemental Essay “Why us” school essay
398 Words
My mom used to be a traveling dancer. Her stories of performing her signature dance, the Tinikling, everywhere from Bangkok to Athens, even for Prince Rainier of Monaco, were my bedtime fairytales. While I soon realized that I didn't have the same gracefulness that cultural dance demanded of her, I am grateful to have been brought up to love the thrill of travel, and it is this same love that has fueled my dream of un-ordinary learning at NYU. When...
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Supplemental Essay Unique question posed by school
398 Words
My mom used to be a traveling dancer. Her stories of performing her signature dance, the Tinikling, everywhere from Bangkok to Athens, even for Prince Rainier of Monaco, were my bedtime fairytales. While I soon realized that I didn't have the same gracefulness that cultural dance demanded of her, I am grateful to have been brought up to love the thrill of travel, and it is this same love that has fueled my dream of un-ordinary learning at NYU. When...
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General Admissions Advice

Why I ultimately chose my school
49 Words
I guess I was just so excited by my major there, Global Liberal Studies, where...
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Post-college plans
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Job-wise, the dream is to work somewhere where I travel...
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High School Performance

Weighted GPA
4.3
 
Rank
Top 1%
 
High School TypeOther Private
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest SAT
2020
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1420
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Sports

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesStudent Council / Government, Spanish Club, Library Volunteer, Model Congress / Model UN, Student Activities Committee

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How Spent Summers
Awards Received

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