College Admissions Info

Rutgers, State University of New Jersey - New Brunswick, ‘15
BA, Journalism

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

I'm a Junior at Rutgers University. I'm on the Rutgers University Dance team.
From: Montville , New Jersey
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Hispanic
Legacy: Parent
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 10 schools
Accepted At: Drexel, Rutgers, Fordham
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1120
Highest SAT: 1550
SAT Prep:
Highest ACT:

High School Performance

(no specification of weighting)
Bottom Half
High School Type: Public
Academic Performance in High School: Low at first but improved

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Dance
Extracurricular Activities: Nonprofit, NGO or Charitable Organization, Nonprofit, NGO or Charitable Organization, Gay/Straight Alliance
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work:
How Spent Summers:

College Application Essays

231 Words
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...

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.

College 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...

What set me apart from other applicants
32 Words
Commitment to an activity. I've been a dancer for 18 years...