clarissa
clarissa,
Washington ‘16
B.B.A., Marketing
a fine mess.
Features Included
3
Essays
7
Schools
2
Scores
5
Advice
4
ECs
0
Sports

Background

Hometown Jakarta, Indonesia
GenderFemale
EthnicityAsian
AdmissionTransfer
English First Language No
Other Language(s) Spoken Malay/Indonesian

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • University of Washington (Seattle, WA)
  • University of Southern California (Los Angeles, CA)
  • University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill (Chapel Hill, NC)
  • University of California - Davis (Davis, CA)
  • University of California - Los Angeles (Los Angeles, CA)
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University of Washington (Seattle, WA)

Applied for a B.B.A. in Marketing

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Personal Statement
1013 Words
Career aspirations, Leaving home, Study/travel abroad
On Being a Student There is a popular saying that the apple doesn't fall far from the tree. Both of my parents passed me quite a lot of their individual traits and influenced me in many things over the years I grew up, from being a sanguine, to appreciation for the arts, to the world of business marketing. They were the first to introduce me to my passions. Since I was young, I tried to never say no to any...
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Supplemental Essay Unique question posed by school
176 Words
the Foster School of Business requires its applicants to write 4 additional essays, in which the prompts are: 1. Describe any personal or economic hardships or barriers you have had to overcome and explain how they affected your education. Be specific about when you encountered these hardships and how long they lasted. 2. In the context of your life experience, describe your understanding of cultural differences, how this awareness was acquired, and how it affected you. 3. Write about any experience you have had...
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Additional Essay Details
1004 Words
1. I was in the end of year 10 in high school when my parents forced me to major in natural sciences the following year. In Indonesia, high school students are required to pick a major - natural sciences, social sciences, or languages. At that time I knew I want to major in social sciences because it was more in line to my college and career goals, which is to study and work in the business/marketing field. However, I had to...
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General Admissions Advice

How I chose schools to apply to
44 Words
I picked out the schools I applied to based on a few things...
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My extracurricular activities in college, and why I chose them
44 Words
I went on a semester-long exchange to the National University of Singapore and...
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How to approach transferring schools
25 Words
I transferred from a Washington state community college...
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How to increase chances at my school
25 Words
I'd like to think that the personal statement...
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What I like about my school’s location and culture
31 Words
UW is located in the university district, which is...
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High School Performance

Rank
N/A
 
High School TypeReligious
Academic Performance in High School Some good some bad

Test Scores

Highest SAT
1850
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1320
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep
Other Standardized Tests

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Sports

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesTutoring/Mentoring, School Choir, School Theater/Plays, School Newspaper/Magazine/Journalism
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

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