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Georgetown ‘17
B.A., International Studies
Features Included
2
Essays
7
Schools
13
Scores
0
Advice
2
ECs
4
Sports

Background

Hometown Rye, New York, Mexico
GenderFemale
EthnicityHispanic
AdmissionRegular Decision, Early Action
English First Language No
Other Language(s) Spoken Spanish

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Georgetown University (Washington, DC)
  • Yale University (New Haven, CT)
  • Amherst College (Amherst, MA)
  • Tufts University (Medford, MA)
  • Boston College (Chestnut Hill, MA)
  • Princeton University (Princeton, NJ)
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Georgetown University (Washington, DC)

Applied for a B.A. in International Studies

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: Both Parents

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Personal Statement
532 Words
Childhood memory, Story central to identity
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...
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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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General Admissions Advice

High School Performance

GPA
4.00
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Top 10%
 
High School TypePublic
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest SAT
2130
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1480
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep
SAT IIs

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details8 classes and scores

Sports

SportsTennis, Squash, Softball, Golf

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesNational Honor Society, Nonprofit, NGO or Charitable Organization

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received

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