College Admissions Info

University of Nebraska - Lincoln, ‘18
BFA, Music, Music Theory and Composition, Musical Instruments

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Personal statement
  • 5 advice topics

Student Background

Piano player majoring in music theory! Hit that C-note!
From: Philadelphia , Pennsylvania
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Is English First Language: No
Other Language(s) Spoken: Spanish

Test Scores

Highest ACT:

High School Performance

(no specification of weighting)
Top 25%
High School Type: Public

Extracurriculars & Awards

None reported

College Application Essays

Personal Statement: Controversial topic
305 Words
Rarely over the course of my high school career have I been able to participate in a lengthy type of community service. Because of the nature of my lifestyle and my industrious mentality, education has been the most important thing in my life. I spend endless days and nights studying and preparing for tests and AP exams that will ensure me a good grade for the semester, hence a greater chance to receive an academic honors scholarship for the college...

College Admissions Advice

What set me apart from other applicants
158 Words
Perhaps my troubled/disturbed background and my adversities essays that I turned in for various scholarships and admissions showed that I am a fighter. Not only that, I put forth all the true emotion that I could into these essays because I wanted the reader to...

How I chose schools to apply to
66 Words
I chose colleges based on their musical background and support bases. For example, some colleges that I wanted to attend...

My extracurricular activities in college, and why I chose them
120 Words
I chose to help out the community in any way possible (since I didn't get those chances in high school), so I volunteer for many organizations such as "S.A.V.E" club which stands...

What I like about my school’s location and culture
37 Words
Like I mentioned before, it comforts me that my college has...

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