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University of Pennsylvania, ‘17
BA, International Relations and National Security Studies

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Extracurriculars & Awards
  • Personal statement
  • 1 supplemental essays

Student Background

A rising sophomore to UPenn. I grew up in a white dominated community, with a sub-par public high school education, and a little above average grades. I wasn't even in the top twenty of my graduating 255 student class!
From: milford , New Jersey
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Asian
Legacy: No, Sibling
Admission: Early Decision
Applied To: 2 schools
Accepted At: UPenn
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1360
Highest SAT: 1920
Highest ACT:

High School Performance

(no specification of weighting)
Top 25%
High School Type: Public

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Cross Country, Track & Field
Extracurricular Activities: Student Council / Government
How Spent Summers:
Volunteer Experiences:

College Application Essays

一把椅子 (A Chair) “Louie to the sixth”, “Louie, Louie, Louie”, and “Littlest Louie” are familiar appellations I have become accustomed to throughout school. This is to be expected when you are the youngest of six who have traversed the same elementary and high schools. Coming from a large household with a blend of Chinese and Jamaican cultures with siblings who attended renowned colleges, I was expected to fit into the “cookie-cutter” mold of my familial upbringing. Though I am a product...

Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
359 Words
Many have said that college years are "the best time of your life." I found this hard to believe until my brother continuously raved on about the "Social Ivy" and all its glory. After doing some in-depth research, I was immediately slack-jawed. From the Quakers sports teams, to the notoriety research programs, and the wealth of diverse of classes, I immediately knew that yes, my college career will be the best time of my life if spent at UPenn. The...

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