College Admissions Info

newyorkcitygirl
newyorkcitygirl
New York University ‘19
BA, International Studies, Liberal Arts and Humanities, Communication and Media Studies

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

Hi! Just a international freshman studying in NYC looking to help out.
From: Manila , Philippines
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Asian
Legacy: No
Admission: Early Decision
Applied To: 1 school
Accepted At: NYU
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Tagalog, Spanish

Test Scores

2020
SAT
Converted SAT Score: 1420
Highest SAT: 2020
Other SAT Scores:
SAT Prep:

High School Performance

4.30
GPA
Top 1%
Rank
High School Type: Other Private
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: Student Council / Government, Spanish Club, Library Volunteer, Model Congress / Model UN, Student Activities Committee
How Spent Summers:
Awards Received:

College Application Essays

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,...









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...







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...







College 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...





Post-college plans
33 Words
Job-wise, the dream is to work somewhere where I travel...