allisontennant
allisontennant,
Amherst
B.A., Environmental Studies, , French Language and Literature, , International Relations
Features Included
1
Essays
19
Schools
11
Scores
0
Advice
5
ECs
0
Sports

Background

Hometown , Illinois
GenderFemale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
AdmissionRegular Decision
Class of2019
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken French

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Amherst College (Amherst, MA)
  • Northwestern University (Evanston, IL)
  • Middlebury College (Middlebury, VT)
  • Colgate University (Hamilton, NY)
  • Hamilton College (Clinton, NY)
  • Grinnell College (Grinnell, IA)
  • Butler University
  • Brown University (Providence, RI)
  • Carleton College (Northfield, MN)
  • Tufts University (Medford, MA)
  • Colby College (Waterville, ME)
  • Brandeis University (Waltham, MA)
  • Washington University in St. Louis (St. Louis, MO)
  • Kenyon College (Gambier, OH)
  • Franklin and Marshall College (Lancaster, PA)
  • Bucknell University (Lewisburg, PA)
  • Williams College (Williamstown, MA)
  • Skidmore College (Saratoga Springs, NY)
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Amherst College (Amherst, MA)

Applied for a B.A. in Environmental Studies

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

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Personal Statement
668 Words
Transition to adulthood, Story central to identity
The moment before the curtain goes up and the ballet begins, all the lights backstage go out. Soon, the curtain will rise, but for now, almost palpable anticipation radiates from my fellow dancers on the dim stage. Although I’ve been performing for large audiences since I was six, nervous jitters flutter in my stomach, brain, and feet, freezing my whole body in place. Being a classically trained, pre-professional ballet dancer is easy. Sure, I could never wear sandals because...
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General Admissions Advice

High School Performance

Weighted GPA
4.50
 
Rank
Top 5%
 
High School TypePublic
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest ACT
35
 
ACT Score Details
 

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details10 classes and scores

Sports

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesBoy/Girl Scouts, Dance, Green Club, Yearbook, Tutoring/Mentoring

Experience & Awards

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