College Admissions Info

New School53681
New School, ‘17
BA, Sociology, Mathematics

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

After spending some time in community college I applied as a transfer student to 15 schools and was accepted by all but three.
From: Raleigh , North Carolina
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Asian, White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision, Transfer
Applied To: 15+ schools
Accepted At: New School, Lewis & Clark, Butler, American, Illinois Tech, U Illinois, NC State, SLU, Chatham
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1230
Highest SAT: 1720
SAT Prep:

High School Performance

(no specification of weighting)
Top 50%
High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: High at first but got worse
Explanation of Any Low Grades:

Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: Choir, Community Cleanup / Service, Drama Production Crew, Gay/Straight Alliance, Nonprofit, NGO or Charitable Organization, Debate Club/Team
Volunteer Experiences:
Application Additional Materials:

College Application Essays

My personal statement explains the troubles I had in high school and eventually evolved into a story about how I took some time away from school, attended community college, and figured out what kind of person I wanted to grow into.

College Admissions Advice

My advice about getting recommenders
24 Words
Always, always, always respect your instructors--they really...