College Admissions Info

nekoyumi
nekoyumi
University of Pennsylvania ‘
BA, Nursing, Economics

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

Chinese-American
From: Fremont , California
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Asian
Legacy: Both Parents
Admission: Early Decision
Applied To: 7 schools
Accepted At: UPenn
Denied At:
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Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Mandarin

Test Scores

2330
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Converted SAT Score: 1570
Highest SAT: 2330
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High School Performance

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

Extracurricular Activities: Culinary, Nursing Home Volunteer, Debate Club/Team, Hospital Volunteer, Science Club/Team, Computer / Technology Volunteer
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College Application Essays

556 Words
Chasing the Ball of Yarn When I first picked up the ball of soft strings of wool and cotton fibers, I was completely entranced. It was a simple object, but it was amazing how one could use two sticks and yarn to make new creations with practical applications, almost like magic. Learning to knit and crochet was marvelous. Loops intertwined with other loops formed a web of cloth and created something worth far more than what I began with. The...









Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
607 Words
Healthcare is one of the most pressing issues of our time, crippling our country’s national budget and increasing in cost ever so steadily each and every year. It may be audacious of me to delve into such a subject in an essay where the focus is supposed to be glorifying the self and persuading others of my worthiness and compatibility with the University of Pennsylvania, but I as an individual am nothing more than a shrimp struggling against the...









College Admissions Advice

How to increase chances at my school
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Early decision increases your chances by almost 300% (regular my year was 9.9% admission but early was 25%). Be sure to do your research for the...