College Admissions Info

George Washington University, ‘18
BA, Political Science and Government, History

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Extracurriculars & Awards
  • Personal statement
  • 5 advice topics

Student Background

Freshman at The George Washington University, majoring in Political Science and History, as well as a University Honors Program student.
From: Scotch Plains , New Jersey
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 7 schools
Accepted At: GWU, American, UMD, George Mason
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Russian

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1350
Highest SAT: 1910
SAT Prep:

High School Performance

(no specification of weighting)
High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Some good some bad
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Extracurriculars & Awards

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College Application Essays

Personal Statement:
506 Words
What excites me about George Washington University is the fact that the school is conveniently located two miles from Joe Biden’s house. I hopefully will not get put on any watchlists for throwing that reason out there, but Vice President Biden is my greatest hero and the reason I believe I can pursue a career in public service and politics. That he gives the best hugs and is the most easygoing person I’ve ever met is an added...

College Admissions Advice

What I like about my school’s location and culture
54 Words
GW is in the heart of DC, which makes it optimal for internship opportunities. Practically any...

Most popular extracurricular activities at my college
36 Words
The most popular student organizations here are College Democrats, College Republicans,...

Post-college plans
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My post-college plans are to...

How I chose schools to apply to
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I chose schools to apply to based on their proximity to Washington,...

What I’d change about my school if I were student body president
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If I were student body president, I'd would like to push professors to put sexual assault resources on syllabi so...