College Admissions Info

Georgetown University, ‘20
BS, International Relations, International Relations and National Security Studies, Public Health, Biotechnology

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

From: Houston , Texas
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Black / African American
Legacy: No
Admission: Early Decision
Applied To: 5 schools
Accepted At: Georgetown, Not Listed, Tulane, UT Austin
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Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1440
Highest SAT: 2050
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High School Performance

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High School Type: Boarding
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Academic Performance in High School: Low one semester/year
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Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: Boy/Girl Scouts, Debate Club/Team, NAACP / NAAAP / Other Minority Professional Association, Science Club/Team, Community Cleanup / Service
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College Application Essays

Growing up in middle class suburbia can make a person blind to his or her comforts. While I have always tried to be aware of my privilege, I am not always able to put into perspective just how well-off I am compared to other children in the world. I joined the Junior State of America (JSA) in the fall of 2014. The Junior State is an organization that strives to increase social and political awareness through debates, discussions, and activism. By...

Supplemental Essay: Unique question posed by school
23 Words
Briefly discuss a current global issue, indicating why you consider it important and what you suggest should be done to deal with it.

Supplemental Essay: Unique question posed by school
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In the space available discuss the significance to you of the school or summer activity in which you have been most involved.

Additional Essay Details:
28 Words
Wrote about what I knew and didn't try to go out of my way to be different. I let my knowledge and passion about the subjects differentiate me.

College Admissions Advice

List of schools I interviewed with and my interview experience
49 Words
Interview everywhere you can. Interview at Rice was mostly a quiz about the school and...

How I chose schools to apply to
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Look at majors offered, job prospects for graduates (where grads actually go vs where they...

Recommended summer activities during high school and college
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Do something that you're interested in. When interviewing and compiling a resume, it becomes...

Why I ultimately chose my school
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The School of Foreign Service has a unique set of majors. I can combine my interest...

My advice about getting recommenders
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Get recommenders who really know you whether it be through...

What I like about my school’s location and culture
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The school has a strong community for minority students. The location gives unprecedented access...