College Admissions Info

Cate
University at New Paltz - SUNY, ‘19
BA, International Studies

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

I'm from a small town on Long Island attending New Paltz. I love going on adventures, travelling, writing, reading, and animals. I graduated high school with a 4.0, number 5 in my class, and got into seven of the eight schools I applied to.
From: Greenport , New York
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 8 schools
Accepted At: SUNY New Paltz, SUNY Geneseo, Stetson, FL Southern, Tampa
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Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Portuguese

Test Scores

1930
SAT
Converted SAT Score: 1370
Highest SAT: 1930
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High School Performance

4.00
GPA
Top 10%
Rank
High School Type: Public
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Academic Performance in High School: Steady
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Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Volleyball
Extracurricular Activities: School Choir, DECA (Distributive Education Clubs of America), National Honor Society, Rotary Club, School Newspaper/Magazine/Journalism, Student Council / Government
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College Application Essays

Personal Statement: Study/travel abroad
671 Words
When it came time to board the plane, I almost couldn’t do it. Tears that were impossible to control were streaming down my face, and my mom tried to be strong as she handed me tissues. Like a scene from a dramatic movie, we held hands until the last possible second, and I’ll never forget how she looked as she watched me walk away. I almost turned back. Flash-forward ten hours, and I was landing in the country...









College Admissions Advice

Recommended summer activities during high school and college
114 Words
Honestly, work. Work for the summer to earn spending money during college so that you'll be able to go out and do the things you want to do without worrying about it. It will...