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Amherst57974,
Amherst ‘19
B.S.
Features Included
3
Essays
8
Schools
15
Scores
6
Advice
1
ECs
1
Sports

Background

Hometown Belmont, Massachusetts
GenderFemale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Amherst College (Amherst, MA)
  • Yale University (New Haven, CT)
  • Tulane University (New Orleans, LA)
  • Grinnell College (Grinnell, IA)
  • Middlebury College (Middlebury, VT)
  • Brown University (Providence, RI)
  • Oberlin College (Oberlin, OH)
  • Emory University (Atlanta, GA)
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Amherst College (Amherst, MA)

Applied for in

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: Parent

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Supplemental Essay “Why us” school essay
19 Words
Most of my schools were elite small liberal arts colleges so I talked about individual attention and academic achievement.
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Supplemental Essay Strong beliefs/principles
16 Words
For Wesleyan, I talked about an interesting conversation I had about race as a social construct.
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Supplemental Essay Unique question posed by school
9 Words
UChicago always has really fun and interesting essay questions.
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General Admissions Advice

My favorite course thus far, and why
26 Words
AP stats because it was interesting! Don't take...
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What I’d change about my application process
45 Words
Narrow down your college choices early so you don't have to apply to too...
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Whether I used a private admissions counselor, and advice I received
14 Words
Didn't use one; students...
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Recommended summer activities during high school and college
8 Words
College courses,...
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List of schools I interviewed with and my interview experience
32 Words
Don't overprepare so much that you sound rehearsed but definitely...
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Why I declined other schools
22 Words
I looked for the best fit socially...
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High School Performance

GPA
3.78
(no specification of weighting)
High School TypePublic
Academic Performance in High School Low one semester/year
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest SAT
2370
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1590
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep
SAT IIs

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details8 classes and scores

Sports

SportsSoccer

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesDebate Club/Team

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received
Application Additional Materials

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