Victoriamadeleine
Victoriamadele,
NYU ‘19
B.S., Chemical Engineering, , Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering, , Business Administration and Management
I am an almost-18 year old who was accepted to her dream school (NYU!!) this Spring, and I'm moving coast to coast to attend in two weeks!
Features Included
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Essays
4
Schools
5
Scores
7
Advice
3
ECs
1
Sports

Background

Hometown Lacey, Washington
GenderFemale
EthnicityAsian, White Non-Hispanic
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken French

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • New York University (New York, NY)
  • Polytechnic Institute of New York University  (Brooklyn, NY)
  • Stanford University (Stanford, CA)
  • University of Washington (Seattle, WA)
  • Washington State University (Pullman, WA)
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New York University (New York, NY)

Applied for a B.S. in Chemical Engineering

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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My love story with mathematics began when I took Algebra II my freshman year of high school. It was like I became a new, better version of myself the day I realized that I have this undying passion for the subject. My teacher recommended that I take Pre-Calculus as an independent study that year, so I could then move on to AP Calculus as a sophomore. I could never thank him enough, because I truly believe that had it not...
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Supplemental Essay “Why us” school essay
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As I have spent the last two years on a college campus, I have learned that a college, in a certain sense, has a lot more to offer to students than a high school. Controversial discussion is encouraged by professors, and I have learned a lot more about the subjects I have taken, as well as about my peers, and even myself. Similarly, New York University is open, truthful, and has so many incredible aspects- its academics are impeccable, diversity...
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Additional Essay Details
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I wrote what was me, and what was genuine, and it paid off! Stay true to yourself. Don't try to be perfect, because they know that nobody is perfect. They'd rather see you having ambition and being true to yourself than trying to come off as someone who you think that they want you to be!
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General Admissions Advice

5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
15 Words
Students at NYU are open-minded,...
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What I now know about my school that I never would have known prior to enrolling
126 Words
If you aren't ready for a campus without walls, then NYU is not for you. You are not only an NYU student when you come here, but you are also a true New Yorker. Some people need a...
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Whether I used a private admissions counselor, and advice I received
21 Words
I didn't use a private admissions...
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List of schools I interviewed with and my interview experience
41 Words
I interviewed with Stanford. It was about 2.5 hours at a coffee shop-...
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What set me apart from other applicants
46 Words
I have a true passion for mathematics, and strong schools recognize that. Also, don't...
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Why I declined other schools
33 Words
NYU is unlike any other school. It truly has no...
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My advice about getting recommenders
48 Words
Make true connections with your professors, especially ones who teach what you're passionate about!...
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High School Performance

GPA
3.7
(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 ACT
32
 
ACT Score Details
 
Other ACT Scores
ACT Prep
Highest SAT
1870
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1330
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep
SAT IIs
PSAT Scores
Other Standardized Tests

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details2 classes and scores

Sports

SportsTennis

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesSchool Jazz / Orchestra, Math Team, French Club
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received
Application Additional Materials

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