Davana
Davana,
Cornell ‘16
B.S., Hospitality Management
Majoring in hospitality administration, concentrating in beverage management. I want to make people happy (and maybe a little bit tipsy).
Features Included
2
Essays
5
Schools
7
Scores
4
Advice
4
ECs
0
Sports

Background

Hometown Cheshire, Connecticut
GenderFemale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Cornell University (Ithaca, NY)
  • Northeastern University (Boston, MA)
  • Boston University (Boston, MA)
  • Hofstra University (Hempstead, NY)
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Cornell University (Ithaca, NY)

Applied for a B.S. in Hospitality Management

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Personal Statement
524 Words
Creative personal story, Place you’re content
People often ask me why I love baking. It's because I love each ingredient, and how it waits patiently on the shelf. First, flour: the blank page. To it, you can add sugar, eggs, butter…anything, really. Each ingredient has its niches to be filled. Each holds its breath, waiting for its chance to shine. And I, with my bowl in one hand and mixer in the other, can bring that potential to life. I become the conductor. I control...
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Supplemental Essay “Why us” school essay
563 Words
I never quite had a single goal. My interests seemed too dispersed: I loved being friendly and fun, but craved a respected leadership position. I loved traveling and foreign language, but excelled in math classes too. I dreamed of being a chef in a successful restaurant, but didn't want to be limited to the kitchen. I was torn, until I discovered that a career in hospitality and the SHA's alliance with the Culinary Institute of America would allow me to...
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General Admissions Advice

5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
220 Words
-Interesting: Many people at Cornell have really varied talents that make them cool to talk to. For example, my roommate's boyfriend is a very successful birder who travels the word photographing rare birds and going to conferences about them. It helps that you can join a club here for anything from Israeli dance to wine tasting. -Grounded: Cornell is *not* the stereotypical snooty Ivy college....
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What I like about my school’s location and culture
139 Words
Ithaca is gorges! It's a small town in the middle of nowhere in the Finger Lakes of NY. It's pleasant in the summer, absolutely stunning in the fall, frigid but beautiful in the winter, and lively in the spring. There are bridges...
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Additional material sent in after waitlisted or deferred
77 Words
I was deferred from Early Decision. So, I emailed the admissions director I met when I interviewed at the school and asked her...
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My extracurricular activities in college, and why I chose them
69 Words
I'm on the DanceSport (competitive ballroom dance) team and it was one of the best decisions I made at school. It's...
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High School Performance

Weighted GPA
4.3
 
High School TypePublic
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest SAT
2270
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1550
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep
SAT IIs

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details3 classes and scores

Sports

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesNational Honor Society, School Theater/Plays, Student Council / Government, Tutoring/Mentoring
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received
Application Additional Materials

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