College Admissions Info

George Washington University, ‘18
BA, Theatre Design, Drama and Theatre Production, French Language and Literature

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

Theatre/French Major at George Washington University. Very involved in GWU MainStage Theatre.
From: Eagan , Minnesota
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 4 schools
Accepted At: U of Minnesota, Catholic UA, GWU
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Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: French

Test Scores

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High School Performance

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Top 50%
High School Type: Public
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Academic Performance in High School: Low at first but improved

Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: Broadcast Journalism / Media / Television, Drama Production Crew, French Club
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College Application Essays

435 Words
My handwritten print sucks. Anytime that I have to hand print a message or take notes in class, the writing is embarrassingly mediocre. Some of my shapes fail to resemble “R”’s and “S”’s. It was obvious that there was barely any attempt at making it legible. As a kid, it was never necessary that I possessed incredible handwriting, so I left it alone and got by with my subpar penmanship. Little did I know that ignoring the problem...

Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
478 Words
George Washington University is everything that I want in a school. A local theatre scene that rivals Broadway, the nation’s best Journalism and Mass Communications programs, and an unparalleled atmosphere. A hands-on learning experience is a priority for me - one where a journalism course will feel less like class and more like a career experience. A learning experience where I can cement my future in the realms of both Theatre and Mass Communications. A learning experience without limitations. ...

College Admissions Advice

My favorite course thus far, and why
19 Words
TRDA 1330: Basics of Production Design. Fantastic...

What I now know about my school that I never would have known prior to enrolling
33 Words
Many of the moves that GWU makes regarding the arts...

Recommended summer activities during high school and college
21 Words
I loved my time in the...

Whether I took out loans or applied for scholarships, and my advice
19 Words
Always look for scholarships! I lucked...

My extracurricular activities in college, and why I chose them
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Theatre is pretty much the only...