College Admissions Info

MaxwellsDemon
MaxwellsDemon
Georgetown University, ‘16
BS, Economics

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

Econ junkie who does Model UN and politics
From: Jacksonville , Florida
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: Asian
Legacy: Both Parents
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 14 schools
Accepted At: Georgetown, UPenn, Duke, Florida, USF, American
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Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Spanish

Test Scores

2340
SAT
35
ACT
Converted SAT Score: 1580
Highest SAT: 2340
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High School Performance

4.00
GPA
Top 1%
Rank
High School Type: Magnet
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Academic Performance in High School: Steady
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Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: Debate Club/Team, Junior Classical League / Latin Club, Boy/Girl Scouts
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College Application Essays

I am a guitarist and, as many guitarists, I have an affinity towards a particular chord. My preference lies in the E-minor chord. When I first began playing guitar five years ago, the E-minor chord was a source of a great joy for me because of its simplicity and being able to use only two fingers to play the chord. It was also easy for me to switch from other chords to the E-minor chord and creating an arpeggio with...









Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
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Differed based on the school, here is an example

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For the 2010 World Cup, Nike made a commercial with the tagline “Write the Future.” The entire commercial was about how singular moments can have momentous repercussions and how the future was going to be written from what happened at the World Cup. I know that I am going to write my own future, and I want my tome to be written at the University of Pennsylvania. I want my future to be written here because of the opportunity to learn...









College Admissions Advice

What I now know about my school that I never would have known prior to enrolling
5 Words
Everything is...





Most popular extracurricular activities at my college
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The most popular extracurriculars on campus really differ because I go to a school located in the middle of a huge city and thus most people find internships everywhere they go which can occasionally pay...





My favorite course thus far, and why
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International Finance: most useful...





What I’d change about my school if I were student body president
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Our town...





Why I declined other schools
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The money mostly....