jml487
jml487,
Cornell ‘18
B.A.
Features Included
2
Essays
1
Schools
7
Scores
2
Advice
7
ECs
1
Sports

Background

Hometown Jackson Heights, New York
GenderFemale
EthnicityHispanic
AdmissionEarly Decision
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken French, Spanish

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Cornell University (Ithaca, NY)
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Cornell University (Ithaca, NY)

Applied for a B.A. in

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Personal Statement
661 Words
The first time I met Chances he was too shy to look up at me, so he smiled at his frayed shoelaces. I knelt down to his height while I asked him if he would sit with me on the bench in the classroom’s “library.” He simply nodded and walked away, shushing his friends that teased him for being with a girl. The books he laid out in front of us had one sentence per page and large pictures,...
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Supplemental Essay “Why us” school essay
61 Words
Prompt was to describe two school related passions that you have and how Cornell would be right for what you want to pursue. I wrote about my passion for languages (Spanish and French) and how Cornell's study abroad with the University of Paris would be great. I also wrote about my passion for writing would flourish in Cornell's creative arts program.
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General Admissions Advice

What might make for a good “Why Us” essay topic at my school
55 Words
Be very specific. Don't say things like this school would be great for me because I want...
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My advice about getting recommenders
72 Words
Just because you got an A in a class doesn't mean that you should get that teacher to write you a recommendation....
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High School Performance

Rank
Top 25%
 
High School TypeBoarding
Academic Performance in High School Steady
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest SAT
2040
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1430
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep
SAT IIs

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details1 classes and scores

Sports

SportsBasketball

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesAnimal Foster Care Provider / Animal Rescue Volunteer, Athletics Organization, Choir, Community Cleanup / Service, Computer / Technology Volunteer, Diversity Committee / Minority Initiative, Book Buddies

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received

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