College Admissions Info

pen2109
pen2109
Barnard College ‘19
BA, Architecture Studies

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

Barnard College '19
From: Phoenix , Arizona
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Early Decision
Applied To: 4 schools
Accepted At: Arizona State, Purdue, UC Berkeley, Barnard
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Spanish

Test Scores

2180
SAT
33
ACT
Converted SAT Score: 1510
Highest SAT: 2180
Other SAT Scores:
SAT Prep:
Highest ACT:

High School Performance

3.75
GPA
Top 5%
Rank
High School Type: Other Private
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady
Explanation of Any Low Grades:

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Rowing (Crew), Lacrosse
Extracurricular Activities: School Newspaper/Magazine/Journalism, School Band
How Spent Summers:
Work:

College Application Essays

Personal Statement: Challenged a belief
693 Words
Reflect on a time when you challenged a belief or idea. What prompted you to act? Would you make the same decision again? My shaking fingers closed around the shiny gold pieces of the saxophone in its case, leaving a streak of fingerprints down the newly cleaned exterior. The soft and melodic sound of a classic jazz ballad floated out of a set of speakers to my right, mixing with the confident chatter of students in the back row. As...











Supplemental Essay: Amusing anecdote
22 Words
This was my common app essay. Barnard then required three more shorter, more personalized essays that were specific to the school itself.

Additional Essay Details:
35 Words
I worked on this essay during the fall as I was making my final decisions. At this time, I decided to apply ED to Barnard, so I also wrote three specific essays for their application.

College Admissions Advice

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





What set me apart from other applicants
20 Words
My unwavering excitement about being a...