College Admissions Info

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

I'm an Asian Canadian who is attending Georgetown University next year and just had a successful college-application cycle. I've lived in too many places to count and am currently traveling back and forth between temporary and permanent homes.
From: Dhahran , Saudi Arabia
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Asian
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 12 schools
Accepted At: UCLA, USC, Georgetown, CMU, Wellesley, Bowdoin, UToronto, UBC
Denied At:
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Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Gan Chinese, French

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1480
Highest SAT: 2130
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High School Performance

Top 5%
High School Type: Boarding
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Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Tennis
Extracurricular Activities: Debate Club/Team, Tutoring/Mentoring, National Honor Society, School Jazz / Orchestra, Big Brother/Big Sister
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College Application Essays

8:27 on a brisk September morning: I sat in the health center classroom, surrounded by eight freshmen boys, some slouching in their seats like high-school had already drained the life out of them, others blinking away sleep as the sunlight peeked in through the windows. The faculty member who co-taught the class had called in sick, and in three minutes I was to single-handedly guide the boys through a discussion on gender identity- a difficult feat considering my lack of experience...

Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
377 Words
A Lament for Unrequited Love The azure of the sky on a sweltering June day, the thirst-quenching cerulean of the first sip of Gatorade, the flamboyant cobalt of an undersea cluster of coral- none can compare to the brilliant hues of Dinosaur Crunch ice cream. Dinosaur Crunch is all of these things and more; it is love at first sight. How I long for fall winds to carry in the rosy gold leaves of autumn and with it, the Wellesley...

Additional Essay Details:
16 Words
The "Why us" essay was for Wellesley. I wrote VERY different supplemental essays for each school.

College Admissions Advice

What set me apart from other applicants
152 Words
In an age where every student who applies to a competitive college has excellent scores, a plethora of extracurricular activities, and good grades, the one thing that set me apart from other applicants that may have seemed way better on paper than I did was my...

My advice about getting recommenders
83 Words
My math teacher, who was very impressed with my work ethic despite my skills at math being slightly lackluster, wrote one of my recs, and...