Aidanhk
Aidanhk,
Georgetown ‘19
B.B.A., International Business
Undergraduate student at Georgetown University majoring in Finance/Marketing. Here to help you with anything you need.
Features Included
4
Essays
13
Schools
11
Scores
8
Advice
4
ECs
2
Sports

Background

Hometown Hong Kong, Hong Kong
GenderMale
EthnicityAsian, Prefer Not to Share
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken Mandarin

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Georgetown University (Washington, DC)
  • Washington University in St. Louis (St. Louis, MO)
  • Northwestern University (Evanston, IL)
  • University of California - Berkeley (Berkeley, CA)
  • University of California - Los Angeles (Los Angeles, CA)
  • Boston College (Chestnut Hill, MA)
  • University of Michigan - Ann Arbor (Ann Arbor, MI)
  • University of California - San Diego (La Jolla, CA)
  • University of California - Santa Barbara (Santa Barbara, CA)
  • University of Southern California (Los Angeles, CA)
  • University of Virginia (Charlottesville, VA)
  • Wake Forest University (Winston-Salem, NC)
  • University of Oregon (Eugene, OR)
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Georgetown University (Washington, DC)

Applied for a B.B.A. in International Business

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Personal Statement
609 Words
Career aspirations
Salt Water Salt Water I am made up of 90% salt water, with just enough extra space left for my vital organs. If you wrung my body out you would be left with a whole lot of ocean and not much else. TThe ocean flows through every aspect of my life and its swells have propelled my surfboard around the world, from Bali to Byron Bay to Capetown. I've dived reefs in Malaysia, Indonesia and Australia. I've studied marine life and...
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Supplemental Essay “Why us” school essay
513 Words
Describe the unique qualities that attract you to the specific undergraduate College or School (including preferred admission and dual degree programs) to which you are applying at the University of Michigan. How would that curriculum support your interests? My ambition is to work in China’s water resource sector and promote sustainable water use. My plan is obtain an undergraduate degree in business, with a major in finance/international finance, with an additional major/minor in environmental sciences. Combined with...
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Supplemental Essay Unique question posed by school
382 Words
Boston College Many human beings throughout history have found inspiration and joy in literature and works of art. Is there a book, play, poem, movie, painting, music selection, or photograph that has been especially meaningful to you? Max 400 words “Unbroken” by Laura Hillenbrand is a biography of Louis Zamperini He was an American Olympic runner who enlisted during WWII as a bombardier and flew multiple missions in the Pacific. Zamperini's story reads more like an action thriller than a biography,...
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Supplemental Essay Other
562 Words
In the CommonApp, there is a section for additional information. I didn't have any additional information that needed to be shared so I wrote an additional essay (which I suggest you do too) in order to demonstrate who you are as best as you can. Here is the additional essay I wrote about the charity I started. As I write this there is a box of 140 pairs of old shoes siting in my living room. They are about to be...
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General Admissions Advice

Most popular extracurricular activities at my college
56 Words
Georgetown is D1 in basketball and soccer so it only makes sense that these are the two...
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List of schools I interviewed with and my interview experience
42 Words
Washington University in Saint Louis, Northwestern University, Georgetown University - The interviews were...
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What set me apart from other applicants
73 Words
My interest in ocean sustainability combined with a passion for business set me apart from other applicants as this combination is rarely...
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Whether I used a private admissions counselor, and advice I received
51 Words
You really don't need a private admissions counselor. They're expensive and everything you need is...
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What I’d change about my application process
83 Words
I had a lot of people looking at my personal essay and while this was great getting people to proofread my essay, I feel like...
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5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
18 Words
1. Outgoing 2. Hardworking (If you're...
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What I’d change about my school if I were student body president
29 Words
I wouldn't change much but I feel like GU...
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What I like about my school’s location and culture
87 Words
Georgetown is in DC. I mean if you're looking to work on the hill or in foreign service, there is no better place to be. There...
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High School Performance

GPA
3.75
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Top 5%
 
High School TypeInternational
College Classes In High School
Academic Performance in High School Low one semester/year
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest SAT
2150
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1490
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep
SAT IIs
PSAT Scores
Other Standardized Tests

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details5 classes and scores

Sports

SportsBasketball, Track & Field

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesGreen Club, National Honor Society, Nonprofit, NGO or Charitable Organization, Athletics Organization
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received
Application Additional Materials

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