Rheta
Rheta,
Notre Dame ‘19
B.A., Political Science and Government, , International Relations
Lover of art, coffee, and a good book
Features Included
3
Essays
6
Schools
13
Scores
3
Advice
2
ECs
1
Sports

Background

GenderFemale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken Spanish

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • University of Notre Dame (Notre Dame, IN)
  • University of Richmond (Richmond, VA)
  • Michigan State University (East Lansing, MI)
  • College of William and Mary (Williamsburg, VA)
  • Princeton University (Princeton, NJ)
  • Georgetown University (Washington, DC)
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University of Notre Dame (Notre Dame, IN)

Applied for a B.A. in Political Science and Government

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Personal Statement
533 Words
Challenged a belief
What makes a sandwich a sandwich? When weighing in the connotation and denotation, there becomes ample room for debate, one of my hidden talents. The question appeals to my constant pursuit of knowledge, my desire to form foolproof conclusions based on tireless research, and my humorous, sarcastic wit as I am able to weave puns and jokes throughout the discussion. It all started back in September of my junior year, lunch time, with one of my best friends. I observed...
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Supplemental Essay Diversity statement
493 Words
Culture often defines the national heritage of an individual; yet, an imaginary line between two plots of land labeled as a country's border can be quickly changed, becoming irrelevant in an instant. The concept of culture fascinates me. I so often create art focused on culture that my fellow classmates joke around that instead of asking what I am creating next, they need to ask what part of the world I am working in next. Through my art pieces I...
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Supplemental Essay “Why us” school essay
488 Words
Notre Dame satisfies all the major search categories I would use to find my dream school, very strong academics, close knit community, a great campus feel, exciting athletics, deep spiritual roots, etc. I appreciate everything Notre Dame has to offer me, but I also feel like the admissions committees as I look at the schools I apply to: many schools fit my description of a dream school. The deciding factor, then, is whether or not a school has a standout...
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General Admissions Advice

Additional material sent in after waitlisted or deferred
81 Words
I was deferred by two schools (I got accepted at one and denied by another). I sent both a letter of desire alongside a...
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What I’d change about my application process
75 Words
I would write my essays even further ahead of time, leave them alone for a few weeks, then come back to them and...
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List of schools I interviewed with and my interview experience
171 Words
I interviewed with alumni from Georgetown and Princeton as well as with a student at William and Mary. My better interviews were with Princeton and William and Mary. I interviewed with William and Mary on-campus in the summer, and the experience involved questions asking about how I spend my summers, what...
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High School Performance

Weighted GPA
4.50
 
Rank
Top 5%
 
High School TypeReligious
College Classes In High School
Academic Performance in High School Steady
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest ACT
34
 
ACT Score Details
 
Other ACT Scores
ACT Prep
Highest SAT
2080
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1450
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep
SAT IIs

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details7 classes and scores

Sports

SportsSoccer

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesStudent Council / Government, Church

Experience & Awards

Application Additional Materials

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