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Hi! I am applying to Georgetown (government major) EA and would love to hear what you all think about my chances.
My GPA is a 4.7 weighted cumulative (predicted 5.2-5.4 first semester senior year), 32 ACT in February (wasn't able to secure a seat for any subsequent tests). My transcript is complicated by 2 Cs in math and two Bs (chemistry and foreign language). That was all Freshman and Sophomore year. I got straight As junior year. I have taken 5 APs so far and will take another 5 this year. I am taking another AP test as well even though I'm not taking the class.
I am doing an independent study this year about comparative politics (AP Comparative isn't taught at my school) that is the second in the department's history and will culminate in a capstone paper. EC's include internship with a state rep, internship with a political action committee, presidencies of several clubs and internship with US congressperson junior year. I am an organizer for that congressperson's campaign currently.
I am getting a letter of rec from that congressperson who knows me personally and taught at Georgetown for a few years. I was able to read that LOR and it is very good and includes personal details.
I honestly have no idea what to think about my chances. I just had my interview and the interviewer told me that I did a great job and good luck with the process and to reach out if I have questions about the school. The one thing that I am extremely worried about is those Freshman and Sophomore grades, even though they aren't related to my major. I addressed them in my interview.