College Admissions Info

American University of Paris, ‘19
BS, International Studies, International Relations and National Security Studies

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

I am going to study in Paris in the American University of Paris my freshman year of college and then start attending George Washington University starting my sophomore year.
From: Gori , Georgia
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Transfer
Applied To: 3 schools
Accepted At: GWU, WPU, Seton Hall
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: No
Other Language(s) Spoken: Spanish

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1190
Highest SAT: 1650
Other SAT Scores:
SAT Prep:

High School Performance

(no specification of weighting)
Top 25%
High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady
Explanation of Any Low Grades:

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Basketball
Extracurricular Activities: American Heart Association
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College Application Essays

I remember being at the Novo Alexeyevka International Airport in Tbilisi, Republic of Georgia. I heard the hurried shuffling of people rushing to their flights as I peaked back at my teary-eyed family for the last time. About twelve hours later we were in our new home, the United States. I was staring out the rolled down window of the car and I recall seeing the American flag hanging high with beautiful flowers around the poll. One of the hardest...

Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
24 Words
I had to explain why I wanted to attend George Washington University. I cited some of their programs and the opportunities the school offered.

Additional Essay Details:
250 Words
It was a warm, sunny day and looking around I could see my friends and classmates in black George Washington University caps and gowns. I felt butterflies in my stomach because I heard my name being called and it was my turn to receive the diploma and I couldn't help but reminisce about the past four years at GWU. One of the reasons I chose to attend GWU is because there is a huge focus on International Affairs. This is...

College Admissions Advice

Whether I took out loans or applied for scholarships, and my advice
31 Words
Make sure to search many sites online for scholarships...

What might make for a good “Why Us” essay topic at my school
16 Words
Talk about what charectaristics of...

What I’d change about my application process
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I wouldn't...

What I like about my school’s location and culture
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It's one of the...

How I chose schools to apply to
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I concentrated on which schools had...

Why I ultimately chose my school
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It offers great opportunities and I...

What set me apart from other applicants
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International background,...

Why I declined other schools
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They didn't feel...

Recommended summer activities during high school and college
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Do a lot of volunteer work, you can...

List of schools I interviewed with and my interview experience
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Make sure you know a lot about the...

What I’d change about my school if I were student body president
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I would put a bigger...