College Admissions Info

scottandsoda
scottandsoda
Hamilton College ‘18
BA, Art Studies, Computer Science, French Language and Literature

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

A smiley, tiny girl excited by the world.
From: Albany , New York
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 5 schools
Accepted At: Lehigh, SUNY Geneseo, Amherst, Binghamton, Hamilton
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: French

Test Scores

2250
SAT
Converted SAT Score: 1540
Highest SAT: 2250
SAT Prep:

High School Performance

4.00
GPA
Top 5%
Rank
High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
College Classes In High School:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady
Explanation of Any Low Grades:

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Swimming/Diving
Extracurricular Activities: French Club, Junior Classical League / Latin Club, School Jazz / Orchestra, Photography / Film
How Spent Summers:
Work:

College Application Essays

Personal Statement: Failure experience
663 Words
Recount an incident or time when you experienced failure. How did it affect you, and what lessons did you learn? Is the concept of color nonexistent here? I wonder, as yet another cluster of darkly-dressed strangers floods in. There is not a single person to be found wearing a color other than brown or black here, me being the only exception. My long bright green trench coat is très chic in Latham, but here on this Parisian metro, not...









College Admissions Advice

Most popular extracurricular activities at my college
114 Words
There really isn't one! At Hamilton, I would say that the most popular thing to do is a bit of everything. Most students here take an interest in a variety of things. Maybe it's...





5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
10 Words
This is...





My favorite course thus far, and why
64 Words
Photography, because I didn't plan on taking it in the first place. The best classes are the ones that...