College Admissions Info

amythomas
amythomas
Ithaca College ‘19
BFA, Film and Video Studies, Film, Video, and Photography

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

Ithaca College class of 2019, gymnast, lover of movies and Taylor Swift
From: Harleysville , Pennsylvania
Gender: Female
Legacy: Parent
Admission: Early Action
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

1820
SAT
25
ACT
Converted SAT Score: 1300
Highest SAT: 1820
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High School Performance

4.00
GPA
Top 10%
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High School Type: Public
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Academic Performance in High School: Low at first but improved
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Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Gymnastics (Recruited)
Extracurricular Activities: Student Council / Government
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College Application Essays

I come from a very warm town. Even in the coldest winters, when the snow piles past my knees and my breath dances in the air, the town seems to hold me in its arms, keeping me safe from whatever lay beyond its borders. As a child I used to love it. I could run and dance and scream in the snow and I knew that I would forever stay warm in this town. Now though, it doesn’t feel...









College Admissions Advice

What I’d change about my application process
89 Words
I would have jumped at the chance to write my essay sooner. Instead, I waited to write my essays which lead to a lot of stress senior...





Why I ultimately chose my school
83 Words
Ithaca College had one of the best programs for my field and a competitive internship program offered to Juniors that lead to many students finding...





Recommended summer activities during high school and college
95 Words
Internships are the best way to not only add to a college application or resume, but also see if you actually like the career your striving for. My internship...





Whether I took out loans or applied for scholarships, and my advice
109 Words
For me, being in the upper middle class made it impossible to have a substantial financial aid package. However, the college did offer me a $15,000 scholarship because I showed promising writing skills. Most...