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rafael.go.58
rafael.go.58
Georgetown University ‘15
BS, International Relations and National Security Studies

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Personal statement
  • 1 supplemental essays

Student Background

I am currently a senior at Georgetown University majoring in International Political Economy
From: Houston
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: Asian
Legacy: Both Parents
Admission: Early Decision
Applied To: 6 schools
Accepted At: Georgetown, UT Austin
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: No
Other Language(s) Spoken: Tagalog, Japanese

Test Scores

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

Top 1%
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High School Type: Public
Academic Performance in High School: Steady
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Extracurriculars & Awards

None reported

College Application Essays

Personal Statement: Role model/inspiration
911 Words
Before I could even say “America”, I was a conservative. When I possessed the capability to choose a set of political views, my strong religious upbringing led me to choose the right side of the political spectrum. Even though I had a basic understanding of the issues such as abortion, stem cell research, and government taxation, my ignorance of the left prevented me from making educated political decisions. So, for eight years, I was navigating through the deep wilderness of...













Supplemental Essay: Diversity statement
21 Words
This essay talks about my initial struggles adjusting to American life after moving from Manila when I was nine years old.

Additional Essay Details:
408 Words
I never knew how different I was until I was thrust into a completely different world. For the first ten years of my life, my entire world was defined by the city limits of Manila. I was the same as everyone else. We all had brown skin. We all loved to eat adobo. We all were Catholic. I was no more unique than a stranger on the street. “Foreigners” were rarely seen in Manila so I had little to no...







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