tcnjrosie
tcnjrosie,
College of NJ ‘18
B.A., History, , Women’s Studies
I'm a History and Women's and Gender Studies double major with in interest in Political Science hoping to pursue a career in law and policy.
Features Included
3
Essays
7
Schools
6
Scores
6
Advice
1
ECs
0
Sports

Background

Hometown Jackson, New Jersey
GenderFemale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken Italian

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Swarthmore College (Swarthmore, PA)
  • Bryn Mawr College (Bryn Mawr, PA)
  • Kenyon College (Gambier, OH)
  • Rutgers, State University of New Jersey - New Brunswick (Piscataway, NJ)
  • Barnard College (New York, NY)
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The College of New Jersey - TCNJ (Ewing, NJ)

Applied for a B.A. in History

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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I’ll never forget the hot summer day on which a girl named Olivia walked up to me. It was the first day of my second summer volunteering as a group leader at my church’s Vacation Bible School camp (VBS), a weeklong conglomerate of religious education, playground games, and singing. As she approached me, I instantly recognized her as one of my charges from the previous year. She asked me if I liked her new haircut; I, of course,...
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Supplemental Essay “Why us” school essay
516 Words
Have you ever read something and felt your perspective on knowledge change as you soaked up the words? I have. It was Perrine’s Sound & Sense: An Introduction to Poetry, 14th Ed. Have you ever been so deeply emotionally invested in a series of excellent novels (ahem, Harry Potter) that you stayed up late dissecting the character’s motivations for their actions with your friends, then turned the conversation to sexism and racism in marketing? I have. I am a...
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Supplemental Essay “Why us” school essay
728 Words
When I discovered Bryn Mawr, I already had solid idea of what I wanted in a college: rigorous academics, a small yet diverse and intellectual student body, and good Women’s Studies and Political Science programs. The more I researched Bryn Mawr, the more it sounded like an excellent fit for me. I scheduled an interview and tour, and hoped that “real life” Bryn Mawr would live up to Bryn Mawr on paper. It certainly did. It had everything I...
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General Admissions Advice

What I now know about my school that I never would have known prior to enrolling
41 Words
1) the professors are very approachable 2) tuesday nights are party nights at...
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Most popular extracurricular activities at my college
33 Words
- Greek Life - Sports (not necessarily varsity) -...
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Whether I used a private admissions counselor, and advice I received
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I did...
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5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
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Involved. Busy....
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Why I declined other schools
53 Words
I was put on the waitlist at Swarthmore and Kenyon, but I don't like the concept...
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What might make for a good “Why Us” essay topic at my school
48 Words
TCNJ has so much to offer so many people, so focus on why you're...
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High School Performance

GPA
3.9
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Top 1%
 
High School TypeOther Private
College Classes In High School
Academic Performance in High School Steady
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest SAT
2090
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1460
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep
SAT IIs
PSAT Scores

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Sports

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesNonprofit, NGO or Charitable Organization

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Application Additional Materials

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