Cate,
SUNY New Paltz ‘19
B.A., International Studies
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.
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Essays
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Schools
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Scores
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Advice
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ECs
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Sports

Background

Hometown Greenport, New York
GenderFemale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken Portuguese

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • University at New Paltz - SUNY (New Paltz, NY)
  • University at Geneseo - SUNY (Geneseo, NY)
  • Stetson University (DeLand, FL)
  • University of Tampa (Tampa, FL)
  • New York University (New York, NY)
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University at New Paltz - SUNY (New Paltz, NY)

Applied for a B.A. in International Studies

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

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Personal Statement
671 Words
Study/travel abroad
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...
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General 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...
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High School Performance

GPA
4
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Top 10%
 
High School TypePublic
College Classes In High School
Academic Performance in High School Steady
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest SAT
1930
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1370
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep
Other Standardized Tests

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details2 classes and scores

Sports

SportsVolleyball

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesSchool Choir, DECA (Distributive Education Clubs of America), National Honor Society, Rotary Club, School Newspaper/Magazine/Journalism, Student Council / Government

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received

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