College Admissions Info

Penn16
Penn16
University of Pennsylvania ‘16
BS, Finance, Business Management

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Extracurriculars & Awards
  • Personal statement
  • 1 advice topics

Student Background

Penn, Wharton School 2016 studying finance and management.
From: Freehold
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: Both Parents
Admission: Early Decision
Applied To: 6 schools
Accepted At: UPenn, NYU, Princeton, College of NJ, Villanova
Denied At:
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Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: English

Test Scores

2320
SAT
Converted SAT Score: 1570
Highest SAT: 2320
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High School Performance

4.20
GPA
Top 1%
Rank
High School Type: Public
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Academic Performance in High School: Steady
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Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: Drama production crew, Student Council / Government, Quiz Bowl/Academic Bowl, National Honor Society, Science Club/Team
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College Application Essays

Personal Statement: One moment that changed you
39 Words
I talked about a terrifying moment that I had while leading a summer camp group with 45 campers. One camper got seriously injured, and it was up to me to manage the situation and keep everyone safe and under control.

College Admissions Advice

Additional material sent in after waitlisted or deferred
722 Words
Being deferred from your first choice school can be devastating. On top of that, there are almost no definitive resources on how to proceed from there. Almost all schools say that once you are deferred, they do not want you to send in additional materials. However, when you are deferred, you are going to be analyzed against the entirety of the regular decision pool (even though, looking at numbers, it seems as if schools admit a constant percentage of deferred students year over year). You must set yourself apart and continue to show interest. In my case, I applied to...