smithie15
smithie15,
Smith ‘19
B.S., Neuroscience, , International Legal Studies
I am enthusiastic about the miracle of human consciousness.
Features Included
2
Essays
8
Schools
8
Scores
5
Advice
4
ECs
0
Sports

Background

Hometown Korca, Albania
GenderFemale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language No
Other Language(s) Spoken French, Italian

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Smith College (Northampton, MA)
  • University of Chicago (Chicago, IL)
  • Brown University (Providence, RI)
  • Harvard University (Cambridge, MA)
  • Reed College (Portland, OR)
  • Dartmouth College (Hanover, NH)
  • New York University (New York, NY)
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Smith College (Northampton, MA)

Applied for a B.S. in Neuroscience

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Growing up, I created my narrative through stories, and the lack of them. There was a t.A.T.u. music video playing on TV and my mother hurriedly changing the channel, alarmed, while telling me those people are sick. There is a boy who spent his high school years hiding, yet whenever he passed by the girls would scorn and the boys would kick him. There are all these people laughing when they heard that the boy had committed...
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Supplemental Essay Amusing anecdote
42 Words
The prompt was about the best gift we've ever given/been given, and I wrote about a small gift one of the girls I saw every week at the orphanage while I was studying abroad gave me and its significance to me.
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General Admissions Advice

Most popular extracurricular activities at my college
38 Words
Getting involved with multiple extracurricular activities from different fields gave me...
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My favorite course thus far, and why
36 Words
Multiple college interviews asked me about my favorite course in high...
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5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
38 Words
Students at my school are highly active in their extracurriculars, very...
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What I’d change about my school if I were student body president
29 Words
I would work on the issue of transparency between...
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What I’d change about my application process
73 Words
I would have made my personal statement, essays, and extracurriculars more connected together and foremost, more connected to what I want to...
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High School Performance

GPA
3.92
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Top 10%
 
High School TypeInternational
College Classes In High School
Academic Performance in High School High at first but got worse

Test Scores

Highest SAT
1950
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1380
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep
SAT IIs
Other Standardized Tests

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details3 classes and scores

Sports

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesDebate Club/Team, Film, Nursing Home Volunteer, Gay/Straight Alliance

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Application Additional Materials

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