College Admissions Info

George Washington University, ‘19
BA, Political Science and Government

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

Freshman, Political Science major!
From: Shrewsbury, MA , Massachusetts
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: Asian, White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: Both Parents
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 7 schools
Accepted At: UMass, UVM, Seton Hall, American, Emerson, Penn State
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1410
Highest SAT: 2000
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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: Cross Country
Extracurricular Activities: Choir, National Honor Society, School Theater/Plays, Student Council / Government, Tutoring/Mentoring, French Club
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College Application Essays

Supplemental Essay: Unique question posed by school
250 Words
When contemplating what I wanted to do with the rest of my life, I easily separated the two things that I most valued: helping and leading people. Service has served as an integral part of my life to this point, teaching me the value of helping my local, national, and global community, and making me evermore empathetic to the situations of others. Through leadership, I have learned patience and understanding, as well as to cherish and utilize the opportunity given...

College Admissions Advice

5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
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Motivated, involved,...

What I’d change about my application process
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I would probably...

What I like about my school’s location and culture
58 Words
I like that my school is in the capitol of our country and it's the perfect location...

How to increase chances at my school
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A big part of what I think got...

Why I ultimately chose my school
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I ultimately chose GW because of its academic prestige and...

List of schools I interviewed with and my interview experience
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The interview was a lot less intimidating than you think because it...