michguefen
michguefen,
UPenn ‘17
B.A., Criminology, , Psychology
I am a pre-law student at UPenn studying criminology and psychology
Features Included
2
Essays
1
Schools
10
Scores
4
Advice
2
ECs
1
Sports

Background

Hometown San Diego, California
GenderFemale
EthnicityHispanic
AdmissionEarly Decision
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken Spanish

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, PA)
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University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, PA)

Applied for a B.A. in Criminology

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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The curtain opens slowly and I stand frozen on stage. My hair is snagged in my bright pink lipstick, yet I do not even flinch. My heart starts racing as the music begins. I slowly turn around, my hot pink skirt flowing around me. As I see the audience, I forget about myself. I am no longer Michelle Guefen. I am the head cheerleader of Dan Quayle Middle School and the most popular girl at school. I lose myself and...
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Supplemental Essay Amusing anecdote
181 Words
I sit in the executive boardroom at the Jewish Community Center with twenty-five high school actors staring at me, waiting for me to call the Artists Taking Action (ATA) meeting to order. Seeing the eagerness in these teenagers' faces excites me as I announce that the meeting will start. We discuss community service events that we could plan to help spread the arts throughout San Diego. The annual Tony Awards Party will bring in enough money to help sponsor an...
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General Admissions Advice

How I chose schools to apply to
36 Words
I would recommend visiting as many school as you can. You...
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List of schools I interviewed with and my interview experience
37 Words
Do your research before each interview, even if it's for a...
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Additional material sent in after waitlisted or deferred
110 Words
I was accepted early decision to UPenn, so I cannot speak from personal experience. However, my friend applied early to a top school and was initially waitlisted. She then wrote another essay explaining...
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Whether I used a private admissions counselor, and advice I received
100 Words
I used a private admission counselor. She helped a lot by texting/emailing me to keep me on top of all my applications. Though I don't think a private admissions...
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High School Performance

Weighted GPA
4.4
 
Rank
Top 1%
 
High School TypeOther Private
Academic Performance in High School Steady
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest ACT
33
 
ACT Score Details
 
Other ACT Scores
ACT Prep
SAT IIs

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details7 classes and scores

Sports

SportsTennis

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesChoir, Drama Production Crew

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received
Application Additional Materials

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