College Admissions Info

LivNJ
LivNJ
Emory University ‘17
BS,

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

I'm super happy, outgoing, and love meeting new people!
From: Chatham , New Jersey
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Hispanic
Legacy: Both Parents
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 13 schools
Accepted At: Richmond, Rutgers, NYU, Emory, Amherst, Princeton, Barnard
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: No
Other Language(s) Spoken: Portuguese, French, Spanish

Test Scores

1880
SAT
32
ACT
Converted SAT Score: 1340
Highest SAT: 1880
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High School Performance

3.40
GPA
Top 25%
Rank
High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Low at first but improved
Explanation of Any Low Grades:

Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: Key Club, National Honor Society
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College Application Essays

“Can’t these people just mow their lawn?” my dad complained. This is a typical Sunday evening for the two of us. The house is on Apple Hill Drive, usually within the first few minutes of our Sunday walks. It’s a small Colonial with a decrepit wooden fence. The grass usually spills over the bottom rung of the fence and onto the sidewalk. I grew up on these walks. My dad and I each have our one favorite house...











Supplemental Essay: Unique question posed by school
74 Words
2. Please write exactly five sentences that best describe you. When I get ready in the morning, I dance around my room while listening to Kenny Chesney. I don’t buy anything without using a coupon. I line up the night before a new Apple product comes out. On Sunday afternoons I hike and bike though the Watchung Reservation. I am led by my heart, not my head.

Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
215 Words
I wish to become a part of the Emory community because of the copious opportunities available for undergraduates. Only Emory offers undergraduates the opportunity to take a class by the Dalai Lama or Jimmy Carter, all while being centrally located in Atlanta. Emory offers students the ability to take part in advanced research projects and live in a completely environmentally sustainable dorm. I want to be a part of the tightly knit community that Emory offers. As a prospective member...





Additional Essay Details:
625 Words
I chose to write about my father for my personal statement because of advice I received during a college essay summer program. I did a one-week course with Overland Summers entitled "college essay program". In this program, I had the opportunity to sit down with an English professor at Williams College and construct my personal statement. I went into this program having no idea what I wanted to write my college essay about. The months right before this program, my...









College Admissions Advice

What I like about my school’s location and culture
29 Words
Absolutely head over heels in love with Emory. I...