ldl36
ldl36,
Georgetown ‘21
B.S., Finance
Undergraduate Student at Georgetown University
Features Included
4
Essays
8
Schools
8
Scores
3
Advice
6
ECs
2
Sports

Background

Hometown Boise, Idaho
GenderMale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
First Gen College StudentNo

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Georgetown University (Washington, DC)
  • Boston College (Chestnut Hill, MA)
  • University of Notre Dame (Notre Dame, IN)
  • University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, PA)
  • University of Utah (Salt Lake City, UT)
  • Santa Clara University (Santa Clara, CA)
  • University of Southern California (Los Angeles, CA)
  • Gonzaga University (Spokane, WA)
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Georgetown University (Washington, DC)

Applied for a B.S. in Finance

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

Prompt: Reflect on a time when you challenged a belief or idea. What prompted you to act? Would you make the same decision again? React or Act Standing in front of my peers at the “Back to School” assembly, my principal has called me out by name. I feel myself begin to blush. I don’t consider myself to be a shy kid, but having the whole school staring at me is slightly out of my comfort zone. I begin...
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Supplemental Essay: Diversity statement
605 Words
Prompt: As Georgetown is a diverse community, the Admissions Committee would like to know more about you in your own words. Please submit a brief essay, either personal or creative, which you feel best describes you. I’m five years old, standing at the pulpit, in front of the congregation. My Kindergarten class is performing the mass for our church. As I finish the first reading, my teacher’s face lights up with surprise, and she runs up to me...
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Supplemental Essay: Other
488 Words
Prompt: Briefly (approximately one-half page) discuss the significance to you of the school or summer activity in which you have been most involved. My heart is pounding. With my hand shaking, I give my partner a fist bump, set my timer for four minutes, and nervously ask the judge if she’s ready. Doubt begins to creep into my head: “You’re not good enough to be standing up here!” I desperately push this thought away, start my...
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Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
618 Words
Prompt: Discuss the factors that have influenced your interest in studying business. When the Founding Fathers sat down at the Philadelphia Convention to revise the Articles of Confederation, they recognized the need to start anew. As they tossed out the status quo governing mechanism for the United States, they grabbed their ink quill and paper and began writing a document that would ultimately shape the course of history. That document was focused on one central theme—the Commonwealth. Our...
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School Specific Advice

More Essays

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General Admissions Advice

What I’d change about my application process
120 Words
As I went to write each individual supplemental for each school, I spent a lot of time thinking about what the school wanted to hear. DO NOT DO THIS. There were schools that I applied to...
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My advice about getting recommenders
104 Words
Go to at least two different people. One would be a core teacher who's class you excelled in and stood apart from the rest of your peers. This teacher will be...
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What set me apart from other applicants
68 Words
I wrote about what I was truly passionate about. I received multiple letters from my admissions officer at Georgetown who...
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High School Performance

GPA
4.00
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Top 1%
 
College Classes In High School
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

Details4 classes and scores

Sports

SportsCross Country, Golf

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesDebate Club/Team, Tutoring/Mentoring, National Honor Society, Key Club, Community Cleanup / Service, Other Religious Affiliation
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received

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