katmz
katmz,
UMich ‘16
B.F.A., Music Performance, , Music Teacher Education, , Teaching
Features Included
2
Essays
8
Schools
11
Scores
3
Advice
2
ECs
0
Sports

Background

Hometown Chicago, Illinois
GenderFemale
EthnicityHispanic
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken Spanish

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • University of Michigan - Ann Arbor (Ann Arbor, MI)
  • University of Illinois - Urbana-Champaign (Champaign, IL)
  • Northern Illinois University (DeKalb, IL)
  • University of Southern California (Los Angeles, CA)
  • Vanderbilt University (Nashville, TN)
  • Boston University (Boston, MA)
  • New York University (New York, NY)
  • Yale University (New Haven, CT)
  • Northwestern University (Evanston, IL)
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University of Michigan - Ann Arbor (Ann Arbor, MI)

Applied for a B.F.A. in Music Performance

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: Parent + 2 more

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Who am I? I am a complex assortment of emotions and decisions, hopes and fears, wishes and wish-nots. I often feel like I don’t even understand myself. How I got here is, surprisingly, easier to trace. The abusive relationship between my parents forced me to become independent and also taught me to have compassion for those in need. The pain it caused also led me to seek renewal and healing, which I found through a personal recommitment to my...
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Supplemental Essay “Why us” school essay
508 Words
Why the University of Michigan? My choice has as much to do with where it will take me as where I come from. As a student musician I often find myself forced to choose between quality academics and a professional musical community. It would be easier to choose one and call it a day but I want both. Without ample opportunity for critical thinking and academic discussion I find myself bored and undermotivated. However I also see music as an...
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General Admissions Advice

How I chose schools to apply to
57 Words
Don't be afraid to apply to a lot of schools, ESPECIALLY if you have limited financial resources ...
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What might make for a good “Why Us” essay topic at my school
35 Words
Michigan is more than just a Big 10 school and they like...
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How I chose schools to apply to
39 Words
It's okay to apply to different schools for different majors. I didn't...
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High School Performance

Weighted GPA
4.4
 
High School TypeMagnet
Academic Performance in High School Some good some bad

Test Scores

Highest ACT
32
 
ACT Score Details
 
ACT Prep
Highest SAT
2060
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1440
Other SAT Scores

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details8 classes and scores

Sports

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesSchool Band, School Jazz / Orchestra
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Application Additional Materials

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