College Admissions Info

Smith College, ‘19
BA, Dance, Psychology

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

Hi my name is Bri and I am a first year at Smith College
From: Jackson , New Jersey
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Black / African American
Legacy: Both Parents, Sibling, Other Family Member
Admission: Regular Decision, Early Action, Accepted From Waitlist
Applied To: 15+ schools
Accepted At: Smith, Pitt, UMD, UH, LUM, Pace
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1210
Highest SAT: 1680
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High School Performance

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Top 25%
High School Type: Religious
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Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Cheer/Spirit Squad
Extracurricular Activities: Dance, Student Council / Government, School Theater/Plays, National Honor Society, Admissions or Post-Acceptance Committee
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College Application Essays

During the summer before my sophomore year of high school tragedy nearly struck my family. After months of headaches and doctors appointments, my mother was diagnosed with a brain tumor. Fortunately for my family, the tumor was benign and the doctors removed the entire mass through surgery. After the surgery, my family still had to figure out how we were going to make tuition payments for my brother and me for the next school year but unfortunately we were unable...

Supplemental Essay: Unique question posed by school
241 Words
We know that colleges ask a lot of hard questions on their applications. This one is not so hard. Just write from the heart! What is the best gift you have ever given and why was it meaningful? (200 word limit) The best gift I have ever given is the gift of friendship. As a friend I will never judge you no matter what. I hate being judged and I believe everyone has things in their life that they are dealing...

Additional Essay Details:
16 Words
The Supplement that I posted is the essay that I wrote for my Smith College application

College Admissions Advice

Why I ultimately chose my school
70 Words
I was originally on the wait list at Smith and had put in a deposit at Goucher College. Once I got...