HampersCo
HampersCo,
Georgetown ‘20
B.A.
I enjoy service, chess, yoga, bowling, weightlifting, and time with friends. I am a student enrolled at Georgetown and have no idea what I want to study!
Features Included
3
Essays
8
Schools
15
Scores
7
Advice
4
ECs
1
Sports

Background

Hometown Denver, Colorado
GenderMale
EthnicityAsian, White Non-Hispanic
AdmissionRegular Decision, Early Action
English First Language Yes

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Georgetown University (Washington, DC)
  • Dartmouth College (Hanover, NH)
  • University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Duke University (Durham, NC)
  • Boston College (Chestnut Hill, MA)
  • Santa Clara University (Santa Clara, CA)
  • Gonzaga University (Spokane, WA)
  • University of Denver (Denver, CO)
  • University of Southern California (Los Angeles, CA)
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Georgetown University (Washington, DC)

Applied for a B.A. in

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

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Personal Statement
637 Words
When my Dad introduced me to chess as a kid I was instantly hooked. I voraciously downloaded YouTube videos and chess-related apps and soon even joined the school team. But after entering freshman year of high school I began to feel self-conscious about my hobby. What if I wasn’t cool enough? What if chess made me a “nerd”? Athletics seemed to be the coin of the realm, so I trained for and played football and kept my love of...
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Supplemental Essay “Why us” school essay
20 Words
Wrote about how I was Undecided and how I wanted to explore a large range of interests at the College
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Additional Essay Details
32 Words
I spent a fair amount of time on my essays, but nothing crazy. Once I was comfortable with my word choice and made sure I made it personal, I left it alone.
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General Admissions Advice

Whether I used a private admissions counselor, and advice I received
23 Words
I used a private counselor, but in...
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Why I ultimately chose my school
20 Words
Georgetown was the best school I...
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What I’d change about my application process
41 Words
I tried to involve myself in several extracurricular so, but could have...
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How I chose schools to apply to
44 Words
I started with my "reach" schools, ones that I would really like to...
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What set me apart from other applicants
40 Words
To be fair, I went to a Jesuit high school and was...
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What might make for a good “Why Us” essay topic at my school
21 Words
Make it personal! Talk about yourself...
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What I like about my school’s location and culture
48 Words
DC is a beautiful city, and really it is where all the gears of...
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High School Performance

Weighted GPA
4.44
 
Rank
Top 1%
 
High School TypeReligious
Academic Performance in High School Steady
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest ACT
32
 
ACT Score Details
 
ACT Prep
Highest SAT
2270
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1550
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep
SAT IIs
PSAT Scores
Other Standardized Tests

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details8 classes and scores

Sports

SportsFootball

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesChess, Community Cleanup / Service, Gay/Straight Alliance, National Honor Society
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received
Application Additional Materials

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