sudarshan
sudarshan,
UPenn ‘16
B.S., Computer Science
Features Included
3
Essays
5
Schools
12
Scores
3
Advice
0
ECs
0
Sports

Background

Hometown Atlanta, Georgia
GenderMale
EthnicityAsian, Native Hawaiian / Pacific Islander
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken Tamil

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Georgia Institute of Technology (Atlanta, GA)
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Cambridge, MA)
  • Harvard University (Cambridge, MA)
  • Emory University (Atlanta, GA)
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University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, PA)

Applied for in Computer Science

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Personal Statement
564 Words
Childhood memory
I spoke poorly as a child. No, it isn’t what you think – I was not born in India, I did not have a lisp, nor did I have an accent. I was born in Atlanta, Georgia; I grew up here, and yet I spoke poorly as a child. I knew the problem, of course. Too often, I accidentally chose the wrong word, and no one understood what I meant. Words like “lift,” “football,” and “karate” (“kara-tay”) were inexplicably transformed...
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Supplemental Essay “Why us” school essay
643 Words
Why Penn? A school’s community consists largely of its student activities – its clubs, groups, and organizations. As a part of The University of Pennsylvania Community, I will contribute my skills in music, eagerness to help society, and passions for engineering and business. I am a skilled musician – I have been practicing and performing the flute for over eight years. I am a part of the prestigious Atlanta Youth Wind Symphony, and have performed in many venues ranging from local...
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Additional Essay Details
1062 Words
MIT Essays We know you lead a busy life, full of activities, many of which are required of you. Tell us about something you do for the pleasure of it. (*)(100 words or fewer) Taido Karate is more than a sport to me. When I step onto the court at Taido, I forget about all external pressures and stressors and only work to push my body as far as it will go. At Taido, I am surrounded by friendly faces -...
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General Admissions Advice

List of schools I interviewed with and my interview experience
50 Words
In general, the interview is just to confirm suspicions the school has about you. That...
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What set me apart from other applicants
26 Words
Having a lot of different extracurriculars isn't necessarily...
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Why I ultimately chose my school
26 Words
Penn is a great place, and the NETS...
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High School Performance

GPA
4.00
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Top 1%
 
High School TypePublic
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest SAT
2280
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1550
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep
SAT IIs

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details6 classes and scores

Sports

Extracurriculars

Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Application Additional Materials

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