meganmarie
meganmarie,
Rutgers ‘15
B.A., Journalism
I'm a Junior at Rutgers University. I'm on the Rutgers University Dance team.
Features Included
2
Essays
4
Schools
2
Scores
2
Advice
3
ECs
1
Sports

Background

Hometown Montville, New Jersey
GenderFemale
EthnicityHispanic
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Rutgers, State University of New Jersey - New Brunswick (Piscataway, NJ)
  • Drexel University (Philadelphia, PA)
  • University of the Arts (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Fordham University (New York, NY)
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Rutgers, State University of New Jersey - New Brunswick (Piscataway, NJ)

Applied for a B.A. in Journalism

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: Parent

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Personal Statement
231 Words
Role model/inspiration, Career aspirations
My life was forever changed by my baby sitter. That's right, not a role model that comes to mind first. She actually had a major part in my upbringing. Throughout my life, I was a dancer and my parents worked. Isabelle, my baby sitter, picked me up from school and drove me to dance classes every day. She picked me up at night sometimes too. She became like a second grandmother to me, buying my brother and I tons of...
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Supplemental Essay “Why us” school essay
78 Words
Rutgers gets a bad rep where I'm from. I suppose everyone wants to get away from their home state. But I love that it is so close to New York City and other major locations with so many profitable opportunities. There are no limits to what a Rutgers student can achieve. Not only this, but the alumni at Rutgers is everywhere. There is no company that doesn't have one of them and they are amazing leaders from here.
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General Admissions Advice

What I like about my school’s location and culture
176 Words
My school is close enough and far enough away from home. I find this extremely important. While so many of my friends "hated" where were from and wanted to get out of town, they traveled far and wide to get away from home. I love that my parents are only an hour and...
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What set me apart from other applicants
32 Words
Commitment to an activity. I've been a dancer for 18 years...
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High School Performance

GPA
3
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Bottom Half
 
High School TypePublic
Academic Performance in High School Low at first but improved

Test Scores

Highest ACT
23
 
ACT Score Details
 
Highest SAT
1550
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1120
SAT Prep

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Sports

SportsDance

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesNonprofit, NGO or Charitable Organization, Nonprofit, NGO or Charitable Organization, Gay/Straight Alliance
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers

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