College Admissions Info

Rutgers, State University of New Jersey - New Brunswick, ‘19

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

From: High Bridge , New Jersey
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Asian, White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: Parent
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 15+ schools
Accepted At: MCPHSU, Arcadia, Drexel, Quinnipiac, Seton Hall, SUNY Albany, Temple, UMaine, UVM, URI, VCU, Wash Coll, WPU, Rutgers, Rutgers, ULL, FDU, St. John's, WVU, JWU
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Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

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

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High School Type: Public
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Academic Performance in High School: Some good some bad

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Fencing
Extracurricular Activities: American Cancer Society, Key Club, Student Council / Government, Drama Production Crew
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College Application Essays

603 Words
The topic was: Describe a place or environment where you are perfectly content. What do you do or experience there, and why is it meaningful to you? The kitchen is my place of contentment, where the spark of creative inspiration most easily comes to me and where I formed confidence in the crucible of responsibility. It is where I transform the love trust and security my family provides into our meals. Cooking started as a chore but became a source...

Supplemental Essay:
144 Words
This was for a pharmacy school in Albany:) My goal is to become a pharmacist. I feel a great respect towards the medical field because of the care I have received due to my diabetes and asthma. Growing up, I watched my mother and grandmother, both of whom are pharmacists, work hard to help patients receive the correct medication. They would share their experiences about doctors who accidentally prescribed too high of a dosage or the wrong medication and how...

Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
212 Words
Arcadia is the perfect fit for me for many reasons. It's a small college, where I would be able to stand out and connect with my teachers. I plan on going to medical school after college and the Pre-law club and Biology club would be perfect for meeting people with similar interests and networking. Arcadia offers many other clubs that spark my interest and I feel like through them I could make a difference, such as the TWLOHA, the Student...

Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
445 Words
My goal is to become a psychiatrist, because of my interest for the brain and because I find fulfillment in helping people. As a psychiatrist, I would be able to look at problems in both psychological and biological ways. With research I would be able to discover my own treatments and cures. As a child, I was taught by my father that anger is a secondary emotion and through meditation to keep calm. I also learned to let others talk...

College Admissions Advice

What I’d change about my application process
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I would have started...

Recommended summer activities during high school and college
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Internships to help you with...

My advice about getting recommenders
73 Words
Make sure to choose someone you are friendly with and continue to smile and talk to them often, especially before they write...

List of schools I interviewed with and my interview experience
62 Words
Relax and don't be afraid to seem friendly. They want happy people at their schools not someone who will...

Post-college plans
23 Words
Try to have a plan, so if...