College Admissions Info

Georgetown University, ‘19
BBA, Information Operations, Operations Management

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

From: Endwell , New York
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Asian
Legacy: No
Admission: Early Action
Applied To: 12 schools
Accepted At: Georgetown, UC Berkeley, BU, UMich
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Mandarin

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1580
Highest SAT: 2350
SAT Prep:

High School Performance

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

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Rowing (Crew)
Extracurricular Activities: Admissions or Post-Acceptance Committee, Asian Club / Asian Interactive Youth Association, Community Cleanup / Service, School Jazz / Orchestra, Model Congress / Model UN, School Newspaper/Magazine/Journalism
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College Application Essays

No staying after school, no parties, no boys - these are among the many strict rules my dad has imposed on me throughout my life. Communicating effectively with my father is one of the greatest challenges I have faced growing up. My dad has high expectations for me; in many ways, he wants me to achieve everything that he could not as an immigrant. I became accustomed to responding to his restrictions with “no”, and “because I want this”, focusing...

Supplemental Essay: Diversity statement
802 Words
I’m told I cried a lot that summer, although I don’t remember it now. It was the summer after second grade, and my family was relocating to Shanghai, China because my dad had received a new job offer. My parents tell me that I had been radically against moving to China, which makes sense, since it meant leaving everything I was familiar with and loved. I was seven years old, with a narrow understanding of home that meant...

Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
697 Words
Some of my first memories of conversations with my dad were regarding business, both in general and in relation to the various management positions he has held. He would talk about supply and demand, using simple objects like toys and food to help me understand. When he worked for an air conditioner manufacturer, I vaguely remember hearing about the significance of each part of the machine and how their import to export ratios determined the price of the final product....

College Admissions Advice

My favorite course thus far, and why
66 Words
My favorite course thus far has been Introduction to Women's and Gender Studies, because it has been eye-opening in terms...

Why I ultimately chose my school
49 Words
I ultimately chose Georgetown for its location in DC, which has been an amazing experience...

Recommended summer activities during high school and college
52 Words
During summer, I recommend that you do something you enjoy but that will also add to...

5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
5 Words
Motivated, curious,...

How I chose schools to apply to
18 Words
I chose schools to apply...