pen2109
pen2109,
Barnard
B.A., Architecture Studies
Barnard College '19
Features Included
3
Essays
6
Schools
6
Scores
2
Advice
2
ECs
2
Sports

Background

Hometown Phoenix, Arizona
GenderFemale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
AdmissionEarly Decision
Class of2019
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken Spanish

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Barnard College (New York, NY)
  • Arizona State University (Tempe, AZ)
  • Purdue University (West Lafayette, IN)
  • University of California - Berkeley (Berkeley, CA)
  • Colgate University (Hamilton, NY)
  • Hamilton College (Clinton, NY)
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Barnard College (New York, NY)

Applied for a B.A. in Architecture Studies

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Personal Statement
693 Words
Challenged a belief
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...
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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.
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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.
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General Admissions Advice

5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
5 Words
Curious, engaged,...
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What set me apart from other applicants
20 Words
My unwavering excitement about being a...
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High School Performance

GPA
3.75
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Top 5%
 
High School TypeOther Private
Academic Performance in High School Steady
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest ACT
33
 
ACT Score Details
 
Highest SAT
2180
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1510
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details3 classes and scores

Sports

SportsRowing (Crew), Lacrosse

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesSchool Newspaper/Magazine/Journalism, School Band
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences

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