College Admissions Info

The College of New Jersey - TCNJ, ‘18

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

From: Moorestown , New Jersey
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Applied To: 9 schools
Accepted At: Centenary, College of NJ, Arcadia, Marist, RU, FDU
Denied At:
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Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1310
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High School Performance

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Academic Performance in High School: Steady
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Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: School Theater/Plays
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College Application Essays

The place where I find myself to be perfectly content is honestly not really one physical place, but rather any situation that puts me in a certain state of mind. With that said, anytime I am doing something where I can see the physical results of my work is when I am the happiest. This is easily seen by looking at what I’ve done throughout these past few years, and highlighting the things that I enjoyed doing the most. ...

Supplemental Essay: Scholarship application
461 Words
As an American citizen and student of a class on US Government, the Constitution is a very important document to me. Being made by a group of intellectuals with no experience in government-building, who themselves only expected it to last about 10 years, there is definitely something impressive about our Constitution, and that is the flexibility it carries as a living, breathing document. The Constitution’s flexibility to change is truly what makes it the amazing document it is. This vital...

Additional Essay Details:
39 Words
The supplemental essay I provided was for York College of Pennsylvania's merit scholarships, and with that essay I was offered the York College Presidential Scholarship, which awards the student $8,500 each year for a total of $34,000 in aid over 4 years.

College Admissions Advice

How to approach transferring schools
79 Words
Do research on what credits transfer from school to school and how they transfer (some schools may not accept credits that you would expect...

Why I ultimately chose my school
83 Words
I chose my school because its a kind of perfect balance between being too close and too far from home (its about a 45 minute drive),...

Most popular extracurricular activities at my college
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At my school, we have a very popular and active Greek life, and a pretty sizable amount of the student body ends up joining a fraternity or sorority (we also just had 2 more fraternities come to our school just last year so the Greek...

My advice about getting recommenders
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Pick teachers who you really liked AND who liked you, because these are the teachers who are most likely to remember the small things about you that...