Skittles_AC
Skittles_AC,
Ithaca ‘15
B.A., Communication and Media Studies
College senior majoring in Culture & Communication (in the Communication Studies department) with a minor in Anthropology.
Features Included
2
Essays
7
Schools
1
Scores
4
Advice
9
ECs
0
Sports

Background

Hometown Mansfield, Ohio
GenderFemale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Ithaca College (Ithaca, NY)
  • Ohio State University - Columbus (Columbus, Oh)
  • University of Oregon (Eugene, OR)
  • Hunter College - CUNY (New York, NY)
  • DePaul University (Chicago, IL)
  • University of Central Florida (Orlando, FL)
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Ithaca College (Ithaca, NY)

Applied for a B.A. in Communication and Media Studies

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Supplemental Essay Unique question posed by school
952 Words
At the age of eleven I was a happy kid. Enjoying playing outside with the neighbor children, and being with my family. However, I was somewhat large for my age. So, I did have some difficult moments, but that was not my obstacle. I have two significant obstacles that I have had to face in my life. My first was when I was diagnosed with type one diabetes. Since I was large for my age it became very noticeable when...
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Additional Essay Details
1419 Words
This was my college essay I used for the Common Application: “Perhaps I was too sheltered as a child,” I thought as I was sitting in the auditorium waiting for my turn to go up on the stage and audition. As I sat, so many thoughts were in my mind; most had to do with the fact that I was nervous. I had never felt that nervous before in my life. I could feel my heart pounding in my chest,...
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General Admissions Advice

How I chose schools to apply to
72 Words
I applied to about 20 different colleges (most of which aren't listed here). I had two schools I knew I wanted to apply...
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Whether I took out loans or applied for scholarships, and my advice
45 Words
I looked at Cappex.com for national scholarships. Similarly, I just googled scholarships to...
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What set me apart from other applicants
52 Words
For almost all of the schools I applied to I got a lot of positive feedback...
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My advice about getting recommenders
26 Words
Obviously, I chose teachers that actually knew me...
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High School Performance

GPA
3
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Top 10%
 
High School TypePublic
College Classes In High School
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest ACT
22
 
ACT Score Details
 
Other ACT Scores
ACT Prep
Other Standardized Tests

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Sports

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesSchool Choir, Community or summer theater/plays, Library Volunteer, National Honor Society, Spanish Club, Student Council / Government, Animal Foster Care Provider / Animal Rescue Volunteer, Math Team, School Theater/Plays
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

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