College Admissions Info

Georgetown University, ‘17
BA, International Studies

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

From: Rye , New York , Mexico
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Hispanic
Legacy: Both Parents
Admission: Regular Decision, Early Action
Applied To: 7 schools
Accepted At: Georgetown, Yale, Amherst, Tufts, BC, Holy Cross
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: No
Other Language(s) Spoken: Spanish

Test Scores

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

(no specification of weighting)
Top 10%
High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Tennis, Squash, Softball, Golf
Extracurricular Activities: National Honor Society, Nonprofit, NGO or Charitable Organization
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College Application Essays

532 Words
With dangling feet and wandering eyes, I look out the window in awe of what I see – the vast mountain valleys, the mesmerizing elephant-shaped clouds, the way the raindrops dance on the windshield. I’m a three-year-old girl sitting in the middle seat of my family’s minivan, curious as can be. As we’re driving, I see a man a couple of blocks away, walking in oblivion with eyes fixed on the sidewalk, failing to notice the ominous puddle...

Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
669 Words
“Me no English.” And there I am to the rescue, to help and to translate for a woman at the movies or a man at the supermarket who only speaks Spanish. I can understand people when most cannot. I’m lucky. I’m bilingual. Having learned to contrast the culture that Mexico teaches me with that of the United States has shaped my perception of the world in more ways than one. I was brought up by parents who encourage...

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