maxcur
maxcur,
Georgetown ‘20
B.A., Undecided
I am a very patient individual who enjoys helping others with their school work.
Features Included
6
Essays
7
Schools
15
Scores
3
Advice
3
ECs
2
Sports

Background

Hometown Newark, Delaware
GenderMale
EthnicityHispanic
First Gen College StudentNo

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Georgetown University (Washington, DC)
  • Cornell University (Ithaca, NY)
  • University of Virginia (Charlottesville, VA)
  • Emory University (Atlanta, GA)
  • University of Delaware (Newark, DE)
  • Middlebury College (Middlebury, VT)
  • Harvard University (Cambridge, MA)
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Georgetown University (Washington, DC)

Applied for a B.A. in Undecided

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

I’m standing. Exhausted. My legs ache. I smell of deodorant and sweat. My jersey is a clinging wet rag. Night lights are flooding my vision and I hear in the back of my consciousness coaches talking. I have just finished my high school soccer career with a loss. At the time I was relieved. We hadn’t been embarrassed during our last game. We managed to play well against a team that was better than us. I could finally...
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Supplemental Essay: Other
718 Words
Unlock, open, type, send. Congratulations, you have just dispensed a message to the world through social media. I’m not going to receive your message. Not simply because I’m not friends with you online, or because I don’t follow you, but because I don’t have a social media presence. I lack the desire to display for the world everywhere I go or everything I do. I don’t care if an online follower knows that I went...
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Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
563 Words
The world is this perpetual machine of change that never stops for anything. Change occurs at the oddest times and at the best times. Interpreting that change is challenging. We, as humans, have an innate desire to know why something has happened, why we came about as a species, why the world exists. We constantly look for answer. We search our past for clues about what we can expect in the future. Learning about the rise of humanity and the...
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Supplemental Essay: Unique question posed by school
234 Words
Growing up in my house there was always artwork covering the walls, from a woodcut by Albrecht Dürer to paintings by my great-great-grandfather, but the picture that always intrigued me was a more modern take on art. To me it looked like lines placed haphazardly on a yellow stained canvas that somewhat resembled a window. I saw it as an aesthetically pleasing image, but I always dismissed it as meaningless. Then my mother told me the title, Fall I....
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Supplemental Essay: Unique question posed by school
481 Words
Human nature sometimes leads us to follow societal expectations and norms at the cost of our emotional wellbeing. We do this even if it’s self-destructive. Marriage is one norm that has become so ingrained in American culture that it is almost ubiquitous, but it has injured many. How can we fix marriage? Even in sitcoms such as Modern Family which attempt to reveal how diverse America is, all the adults are married. Many millennials, myself included, have parents who...
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Supplemental Essay: Unique question posed by school
622 Words
I’m standing. Exhausted. My legs ache. I smell of deodorant and sweat. My jersey is a clinging wet rag. Night lights are flooding my vision and I hear in the back of my consciousness coaches talking. I have just finished my high school soccer career with a loss. At the time I was relieved. We hadn’t been embarrassed during our last game. We managed to play well against a team that was better than us. I could finally...
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School Specific Advice

What I like about my school’s location and culture
92 Words
Georgetown is right in DC in a beautiful neighborhood. The school is filled with outgoing and very nice individuals. Everyone can find their niche here. Some people may...
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More Essays

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General Admissions Advice

How I chose schools to apply to
66 Words
I went onto a ton of college tours to really see what schools I would be interested in going to,...
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List of schools I interviewed with and my interview experience
67 Words
I'm pretty sure interviews don't really matter that much (at least from my experience). I got into schools where I...
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High School Performance

Weighted GPA
4.34
 
Rank
Top 1%
 
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest ACT
32
 
ACT Score Details
 
Other ACT Scores
ACT Prep
SAT IIs

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details11 classes and scores

Sports

SportsSoccer, Lacrosse

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesModel Congress / Model UN, Student Council / Government, School Newspaper/Magazine/Journalism

Experience & Awards

Awards Received

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