College Admissions Info

Ithaca College, ‘16
BS, Radio, Television, and Digital Communication

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

Ithaca College Student studying Television-Radio
From: , New York
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Early Decision
Applied To: 1 school
Accepted At: Ithaca
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Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1160
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High School Performance

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Top 25%
High School Type: Public
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Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Rowing (Crew)
Extracurricular Activities: School Band, Student Council / Government, Broadcast Journalism / Media / Television
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College Application Essays

The first 1000m are a blur. My upper thighs begin to burn; it crawls down to my calves, and into my toes like a wildfire. My coxswain yells “Last 1000m! Push it!” I’m holding back screams from the inferno raging in me. My mind is racing, and reminding me that I can’t give up, this isn’t the end, and then suddenly out of no where, it is like I am watching from above, I push off the...

Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
27 Words
I had to write a 100-word blurb about some achievement of mine/personal interest, and I chose to write about my time working on the film Pavilion.

Additional Essay Details:
186 Words
I at first wanted to write about my injury, and how it was leading to hip surgery and the end of my rowing career, but my english teacher thought student injuries were a very common story. Instead I wrote about my passion for crew. I wanted the school to see my love for it, and get inside my head and see why it was something that I had so intensely immersed myself in through high school. It was fun to...

College Admissions Advice

Reaching out to professors and coaches at schools I applied to
150 Words
I reached out to the coach of the Ithaca College women's rowing team because I really wanted a spot on their varsity team my freshmen year of college. I visited her during my junior year, had frequent correspondences with her, and worked really hard...

My extracurricular activities in college, and why I chose them
183 Words
I joined a few volunteer groups freshmen year and am still in two of them. To Write Love on Her Arms Ithaca College Chapter has been a wonderful group to be a part of. We throw events, and try to remove the stigma that comes with mental health/illness. It's a very intense group...

What I like about my school’s location and culture
168 Words
Ithaca College is a wonderful place to be. The campus is open, and a very accepting and liberal college. We're a hands on school, and we like to put kids into their majors right away so you can learn if you love it or hate it right away. Within...

Why I ultimately chose my school
159 Words
I started looking at schools my sophomore year of high school, and it wasn't fun because my mom was dragging me around and I didn't see the point in looking if I had no idea what I was going to study. It ended up being really helpful...