Talia Nutting
Talia Nutting,
BU ‘16
B.S., Advertising
creator | thinker | writer | Boston University 2017 studying Advertising
Features Included
3
Essays
8
Schools
9
Scores
1
Advice
4
ECs
1
Sports

Background

Hometown Milton, Massachusetts
GenderFemale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
AdmissionRegular Decision
First Gen College StudentYes
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken French

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Boston University (Boston, MA)
  • Syracuse University (Syracuse, NY)
  • New York University (New York, NY)
  • American University (Washington, DC)
  • Fordham University (New York, NY)
  • Northwestern University (Evanston, IL)
  • University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, PA)
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Boston University (Boston, MA)

Applied for a B.S. in Advertising

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Personal Statement
496 Words
Art/acting/singing
I had to concentrate on breathing. It was the only way I could relax myself. In and out, in and out. Surrounded by the skirt of my 1930’s white-lace dress, I sat huddled in the cold pit below the stage. I rubbed my arms for warmth, passing over the millions of goose bumps that had reared their ugly heads just in time for the show. The lights of the theater faded out and I was left in darkness. Behind me,...
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Supplemental Essay Diversity statement
471 Words
I am exploding. Overflowing with the thirst for more existence. So far, I have existed just fine for seventeen and a half years, living in the same house, on the same street, in the same small town. I have enjoyed a lot in life, but it is time to move on. I need more. As I have matured, developing my own principles and ideas, I have become convinced that all knowledge—whether it is of the academic, political, ethical, artistic,...
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Supplemental Essay “Why us” school essay
505 Words
In fifth grade, I did a project on Benjamin Franklin. I wish I could say that the project changed my life forever, but truthfully, all I got out of it was that I should never fly a kite with a key attached to it in a thunderstorm. Since then, I’ve learned a lot more about him. Between reading his autobiography in an English class, touring Penn, and watching all of the promotional videos and reviews, I could probably spout...
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General Admissions Advice

Why I ultimately chose my school
85 Words
When applying to colleges, I knew that I wanted to attend a school with a solid communications program. I wanted to go into advertising or public...
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High School Performance

Weighted GPA
4.43
 
Rank
Top 1%
 
High School TypePublic
Academic Performance in High School Steady
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest SAT
2080
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1450
SAT IIs

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details6 classes and scores

Sports

SportsLacrosse

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesChoir, National Honor Society, School Theater/Plays, Student Council / Government

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers

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