College Admissions Info

University of Rochester, ‘19
BS, Political Science and Government, Economics

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

I'm from Barcelona, Spain
From: Barcelona , New York , Spain
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Early Decision
Applied To: 1 school
Accepted At: Rochester
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Is English First Language: No
Other Language(s) Spoken: Spanish, English, Catalan, French

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 910
Highest SAT: 1230
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High School Performance

GPA, Weighted
High School Type: Other Private
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Academic Performance in High School: Steady
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Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Hockey, Cross Country, Skiing
Extracurricular Activities: Equestrian, Charity Drive Organizing, Yearbook, Student Council / Government
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College Application Essays

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...

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...

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.

College Admissions Advice

What might make for a good “Why Us” essay topic at my school
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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...

Whether I used a private admissions counselor, and advice I received
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I used the counselor from my school and...

List of schools I interviewed with and my interview experience
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I would highly recommend the interview to everyone as its the...