College Admissions Info

George Washington University ‘18

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

Hi there! I'm Kiran and I'm a student at the George Washington University.
From: St. Louis , Missouri
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Prefer Not to Share
Applied To: 8 schools
Accepted At: GWU, DePaul, Fordham, Loyola U Chicago, Marquette, Seton Hall, St. Louis U
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Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1500
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High School Performance

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Academic Performance in High School: Steady
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Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: Dance, Debate Club/Team, Choir, National Honor Society, French Club, School theater/plays, Tutoring/Mentoring
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College Application Essays

I’m a talker. I’ve never had an issue speaking in front of others; in fact, I’ve been talking since I was ten months old. My mother tells me that after I started, I never stopped. So, it might surprise most people to discover my favorite activity is something that requires no words at all. Since the age of three, I’ve been enrolled in dance; however, I was never the star of the class. I was the...

Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
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I wrote a variety of essays explaining what I liked most about each school. I was very articulate in stating how I myself fitting into each school. I was sure to use specific examples so that the essay did not feel like a generic essay that could be used for any school. I wrote a different essay for each school I applied to that required a "why us" essay.

College Admissions Advice

5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
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I currently attend the George Washington University. It was my first choice school and I fit in here pretty well. GW was listed as the most politically active school in the country and I feel that that is an extremely fitting title. The students I have run into at GW are all very politically involved and opinionated. Whenever anything big (or small) happens in the world it is likely that you will be walking through the Marvin Center (the student center here on campus) and overhear some type of debate going on about the latest events in the world. People...