TaraV
TaraV,
Georgetown ‘18
B.S., Biology and Biological Sciences
Features Included
2
Essays
11
Schools
9
Scores
0
Advice
1
ECs
1
Sports

Background

Hometown San Leandro, California
GenderFemale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
English First Language Yes

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Georgetown University (Washington, DC)
  • University of California - Berkeley (Berkeley, CA)
  • University of California - San Diego (La Jolla, CA)
  • University of California - Davis (Davis, CA)
  • Pomona College (Claremont, CA)
  • Yale University (New Haven, CT)
  • Brown University (Providence, RI)
  • Washington University in St. Louis (St. Louis, MO)
  • Loyola Marymount University (Los Angeles, CA)
  • Indiana University - Bloomington (Bloomington, IN)
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Georgetown University (Washington, DC)

Applied for a B.S. in Biology and Biological Sciences

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Every year in elementary school, I dreaded my birthday. Someone would ask my age, and my answer would inevitably trigger responses such as, “You’re ten in the third grade! Are you stupid?” Too embarrassed to ever answer honestly, I would talk in circles around the questions, refusing to let anyone know the truth. The truth is, I was diagnosed with anxiety and Obsessive Compulsive Disorder after a seemingly innocent event left me traumatized at age four. To an adult...
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Supplemental Essay Strong beliefs/principles
54 Words
For Georgetown and most of my other schools, I wrote my supplemental essay about my relationship with my grandfather and work tutoring students with learning disabilities. Both of which, I tied into why I want to become a doctor capable of saving other people and continuing to use what I've learned to help others.
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General Admissions Advice

High School Performance

Academic Performance in High School Steady
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

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

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details6 classes and scores

Sports

SportsSoftball

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesDebate Club/Team

Experience & Awards

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