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University of Pennsylvania, ‘
Political Science and Government, Pre-Law Studies

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

I'm a pre-law student from Huntingdon Valley, PA always ready for a hockey game
From: Huntingdon Valley , Pennsylvania
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Early Decision
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

2020
SAT
Converted SAT Score: 1420
Highest SAT: 2020

High School Performance

Top 10%
Rank
High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
College Classes In High School:

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Field Hockey, Lacrosse
Extracurricular Activities: Student Council / Government
Awards Received:

College Application Essays

573 Words
Among the countless sayings and aphorisms about family, a specific one by dramatist James Barrie reminds me of my own family: “So much of what is great has sprung from the closeness of family ties”. However, my family interpreted this “closeness” in the most literal sense possible: residential proximity. My unique living situation began in Northeast Philadelphia, where my Aunt lived just two blocks away from my house. Apparently, my Aunt wanted to share the same street name as us...









Supplemental Essay: Unique question posed by school
755 Words
Considering both the specific undergraduate school or program to which you are applying and the broader University of Pennsylvania community, what academic, research, and/or extracurricular paths do you see yourself exploring at Penn?: Though Ben Franklin established the University of Pennsylvania over two centuries ago, I could still feel his beliefs about the importance of community resonate through the campus during my first visit. On Locust Walk, the center of this community, I admired the gallant statue of Franklin....











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