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Sarah Lawrence ‘19
B.A., Liberal Arts and Humanities
Features Included
2
Essays
8
Schools
2
Scores
9
Advice
0
ECs
0
Sports

Background

Hometown Santa Cruz, California
GenderFemale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • New York University (New York, NY)
  • DePaul University (Chicago, IL)
  • Emerson College (Boston, MA)
  • Occidental College (Los Angeles, CA)
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Sarah Lawrence College (Bronxville, NY)

Applied for a B.A. in Liberal Arts and Humanities

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Personal Statement
640 Words
Controversial topic
My best friend was a slut. At least, that was what the kids in history class said. I was thirteen years old and didn’t quite understand what the word meant. The first time the boy I’d known since kindergarten—the one my mom called “sweet”—hurled the slur at Camille from across our middle school’s quad, I didn’t flinch. Words like “slut,” “whore” and “hoe” were interchangeable, ambiguous components of my middle school vocabulary. Though I...
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Supplemental Essay “Why us” school essay
27 Words
I elaborated on a few key elements unique to the school and why they appealed to me. I was specific with course titles, study abroad opportunities, etc.
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General Admissions Advice

What I’d change about my application process
59 Words
I would try to find a better balance between being totally myself and the student I though the...
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Recommended summer activities during high school and college
63 Words
Seek summer programs relevant to your interests. Many states fund programs for the arts, sciences, etc. Or, check out...
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What set me apart from other applicants
55 Words
I think my interests really shined through in my essays. My personal statement highlighted personal values as...
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Why I declined other schools
59 Words
I always had a few front runner schools, but visiting them was what ultimately led me to my...
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Why I ultimately chose my school
47 Words
When I visited, I felt very comfortable. It seemed to be a place that...
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How I chose schools to apply to
53 Words
Location was a major factor in my search. I knew I wanted to be near or...
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How to increase chances at my school
45 Words
Be open and honest about your interests. The admissions team likes quirks and passions....
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My advice about getting recommenders
51 Words
Go with the teachers, coaches, advisers, etc. who stand out to you as people who...
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What might make for a good “Why Us” essay topic at my school
45 Words
This is a unique school, with many unique practices and standards. If you're applying,...
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High School Performance

GPA
4
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Top 1%
 
High School TypePublic
College Classes In High School
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest ACT
30
 
ACT Score Details
 
ACT Prep

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details2 classes and scores

Sports

Extracurriculars

Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
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