beatriz5
beatriz5,
Rochester ‘19
B.S., Political Science and Government, , Economics
I'm from Barcelona, Spain
Features Included
3
Essays
1
Schools
7
Scores
3
Advice
4
ECs
3
Sports

Background

Hometown Barcelona, New York, Spain
GenderFemale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
AdmissionEarly Decision
English First Language No
Other Language(s) Spoken Spanish, English, Catalan, French

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • University of Rochester (Rochester, NY)
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University of Rochester (Rochester, NY)

Applied for a B.S. in Political Science and Government

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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We really appreciate you want to change the world, but what are you going to do in order to achieve it? All my life I have thought of life as I think of roads. You want to see your life as a straight line full of light, but in reality it's full of curves you have to sort out, it has stones and trees that won't let you through. The truth is that my life looked like a quite straight...
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Supplemental Essay “Why us” school essay
166 Words
To decide which university is the best for me as a learner and person, I decided to take five glasses and label each of them with the name of a university I was interested in. As I researched each of them, I decided to fill each glass to metaphorically represent the benefits they would bring me. The glass that filled up the fastest was Rochester’s. As to how I came to fill that glass so fast, it was a...
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Additional Essay Details
58 Words
I highly recommend to write it one day and re-write it on a different day. If you do it the same day, it will seem that once you have correct it, it is perfect. However, when you re-correct it on a different day you will realize there is a whole world to change in order to improve it.
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General Admissions Advice

What might make for a good “Why Us” essay topic at my school
97 Words
Before beginning to write the essay I went through the website reading very carefully all the details about the university. I wrote down all the characteristics that I...
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Whether I used a private admissions counselor, and advice I received
28 Words
I used the counselor from my school and...
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List of schools I interviewed with and my interview experience
38 Words
I would highly recommend the interview to everyone as its the...
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High School Performance

Weighted GPA
4.35
 
High School TypeOther Private
College Classes In High School
Academic Performance in High School Steady
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest SAT
1230
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score910
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep
PSAT Scores
Other Standardized Tests

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details4 classes and scores

Sports

SportsHockey, Cross Country, Skiing

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesEquestrian, Charity Drive Organizing, Yearbook, Student Council / Government
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received
Application Additional Materials

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