College Admissions Info

College of William and Mary, ‘18
BA, International Relations and National Security Studies

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Personal statement
  • 1 supplemental essays
  • 2 advice topics

Student Background

My name is Sabrina, and I am a sophomore at the College of William and Mary studying International Relations.
From: Miami , Florida
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 10 schools
Accepted At: William & Mary, UVA, George Mason, Florida, FSU, NCF, Miami, FIU, USF, Tampa
Denied At:
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Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Spanish

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1350
Highest SAT: 1900
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High School Performance

(no specification of weighting)
Top 5%
High School Type: Public
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Academic Performance in High School: Steady
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Extracurriculars & Awards

None reported

College Application Essays

When I think of a child, I see a giant smile with beautiful laughter and simple happiness that any adult would fantasize of feeling again. I definitely do not picture a little girl from India sitting on a bed of used hospital syringes, pulling the needle from each syringe in what must seem to her as a mountain of syringes. She has neither gloves nor shoes to protect her from injury or infection. She looks over her shoulder petrified that...

Supplemental Essay: Unique question posed by school
35 Words
The supplemental essay was about what makes you (the applicant) unique. I wrote about my bone disease, which is rare, and how I have become a stronger woman because of the pain I have endured.

College Admissions Advice

How to increase chances at my school
43 Words
Be yourself! William and Mary prides itself in the unique qualities of each...

My favorite course thus far, and why
115 Words
My favorite course so far was the Project on International Peace and Security (PIPS) because I was able to apply what I have learned in International Relations to help a Research Fellow create a policy...