College Admissions Info

samiha
samiha
New School, ‘18
BA,

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

Sophomore at The New School
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Asian
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 7 schools
Accepted At: New School, Baruch, Hunter, Pace
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Bengali, Hindi

Test Scores

1790
SAT
Converted SAT Score: 1280
Highest SAT: 1790
Other Standardized Tests:

High School Performance

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

Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: Key Club
How Spent Summers:
Awards Received:

College Application Essays

“Wherever you go, go with all your heart,” was once said by Confucius and it is the philosophy of the day. I am in Dhaka, Bangladesh, a nation more widely known as a name on clothing labels than as the eighth most populated country in the world. To me, however, it is my birthplace, and a place that will always be attached to me no matter how much I may try to distance myself from it or how many other...









College Admissions Advice

5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
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Socially-aware: We care about social issues and justice Intellectual: Some of the smartest people you...





My favorite course thus far, and why
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My favorite course in college so far has been a course called "Subject to Change: Theories of Self-Transformation." This philosophy course - my first philosophy...





Recommended summer activities during high school and college
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Learn how to use different software like Photoshop, Illustrator, etc. Even if you don't want to attend an art school, knowing how to...





Whether I took out loans or applied for scholarships, and my advice
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I did not take out any loans. I applid to many scholarships throughout my junior and senior years of high...





How I chose schools to apply to
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I chose schools to apply to based largely on what kind of environment I...