College Admissions Info

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

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!
From: Denver , Colorado
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: Asian, White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision, Early Action
Applied To: 9 schools
Accepted At: BC, Santa Clara, Gonzaga, Denver U
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1550
Highest SAT: 2270
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High School Performance

GPA, Weighted
Top 1%
High School Type: Religious
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady
Explanation of Any Low Grades:

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Football
Extracurricular Activities: Chess, Community Cleanup / Service, Gay/Straight Alliance, National Honor Society
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College Application Essays

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...

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

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.

College Admissions Advice

Whether I used a private admissions counselor, and advice I received
23 Words
I used a private counselor, but in...

Why I ultimately chose my school
20 Words
Georgetown was the best school I...

What I’d change about my application process
41 Words
I tried to involve myself in several extracurricular so, but could have...

How I chose schools to apply to
44 Words
I started with my "reach" schools, ones that I would really like to...

What set me apart from other applicants
40 Words
To be fair, I went to a Jesuit high school and was...

What might make for a good “Why Us” essay topic at my school
21 Words
Make it personal! Talk about yourself...

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...