College Admissions Info

dancer511
dancer511
University of Southern California, ‘

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

I'll be attending the University of Southern California as a cinema and media studies major in the fall of 2015. My passions also include dancing and playing the piano. Fight on!
From: San Francisco , California
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Applied To: 15+ schools
Accepted At: SSU, U San Fran, San Diego, Pepperdine, UC Riverside, UC Merced, Willamette, U Oregon, LMU
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

SAT Prep:
SAT IIs:

High School Performance

AP / IB Classes and Scores:
College Classes In High School:
Academic Performance in High School: Low one semester/year
Explanation of Any Low Grades:

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Dance
How Spent Summers:
Awards Received:

College Application Essays

Personal Statement: Issue of personal significance
677 Words
I am compassionate, caring, and sensitive. I feel for people. My closest friends and family have always wondered how I could be so empathetic. I guess for some people it’s difficult. For me, it is natural, but far from easy. There are times when I became so sensitive that I feel the pain of others and that pain becomes a part of me. I met Jeffrey my freshman year in high school. He is s a year older than...









Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
0 Words


Additional Essay Details:
38 Words
This essay took me a while to write and I feel it was one of the best essays for college that I wrote. It was the essay I used that got me into the college I'm in now.

College Admissions Advice

5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
6 Words
Fun, talkative,...





What I’d change about my application process
36 Words
I would have applied to less schools and spent more time...





Recommended summer activities during high school and college
56 Words
I'd really recommend traveling over the summer to "over-night" camps. They not only prepare you for college...





Why I declined other schools
39 Words
I declined state schools and UC's because they had HUGE campuses and...





How I chose schools to apply to
62 Words
I chose the schools I wanted to apply to based on location and recommendation. I knew I wanted to...