mrobes
mrobes,
GWU ‘21
B.A., History
GW freshman that's kinda just winging it as she goes.
Features Included
3
Essays
9
Schools
4
Scores
4
Advice
8
ECs
1
Sports

Background

Hometown Springfield, New Jersey
GenderFemale
EthnicityAsian
First Gen College StudentNo

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • George Washington University (Washington, DC)
  • Rutgers, State University of New Jersey - New Brunswick (Piscataway, NJ)
  • University of San Francisco (San Francisco, CA)
  • Fordham University (New York, NY)
  • Boston University (Boston, MA)
  • Northeastern University (Boston, MA)
  • New York University (New York, NY)
  • University of Southern California (Los Angeles, CA)
  • University of California - Los Angeles (Los Angeles, CA)
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George Washington University (Washington, DC)

Applied for a B.A. in History

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

As a little girl, my dad would take me to our favorite coffee shop where we would order hot chocolate and sit near the window to people-watch. We made a game out of it, trying to guess a person’s story by the expression on his or her face or the way he or she carried himself/herself. A man with a crease between his eyebrows while looking down at his phone with a briefcase in hand probably received bad...
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Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
297 Words
I knew I was a goner from the very first moment I stepped foot on the NYU campus. As a young girl, I admired NYU from afar with a schoolgirl’s crush. I used to stare awestruck at the tall, sophisticated buildings and vivid violet banners. As I grew older, however, my puppy love evolved into a much deeper connection. I saw the diversity of the student population, a fusion of intellect and talent, and the eagerness with which professors...
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Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
243 Words
They say that in order to reach your highest potential, you should surround yourself with people who will lift you higher which is why I believe that GW is the perfect fit for me. GW has the ideal environment for me to begin the next chapter of my life, as both its location and community create the quintessential atmosphere for me to grow into a more inspired, connected and involved young woman. With a campus in the heart of our...
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School Specific Advice

Why I ultimately chose my school
55 Words
Though GW wasn't my first choice, the location and the resources are what motivated me to choose...
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More Essays

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General Admissions Advice

What I’d change about my application process
22 Words
I applied to 9 schools and only got...
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Recommended summer activities during high school and college
16 Words
Definitely try to do something...
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Whether I took out loans or applied for scholarships, and my advice
42 Words
A lot of people tend to ignore the scholarship opportunities that the guidance...
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High School Performance

Weighted GPA
4.20
 
Rank
Top 25%
 
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest ACT
28
 
ACT Score Details
 
Other ACT Scores
ACT Prep
Highest SAT
1320
 
SAT Score Details
 
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep
PSAT Scores

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details1 classes and scores

Sports

SportsVolleyball

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesDance, Hospital Volunteer, Math Team, Multicultural / International Club, National Honor Society, Nursing Home Volunteer, Science Club/Team, Tutoring/Mentoring

Experience & Awards

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