College Admissions Info

University of Pennsylvania, ‘18
BS, Mechanical Engineering, Physics

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

I'm an international student who is a freshman at UPenn currently a part of the Vagelos Integrated Program in Energy Research (VIPER)
From: Mumbai , India
Race/Ethnicity: Asian
Legacy: No
Admission: Early Decision
Applied To: 2 schools
Accepted At: UPenn
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Spanish, Hindi, Gujarati

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1510
Highest SAT: 2200
Other SAT Scores:
SAT Prep:

High School Performance

GPA, Weighted
Top 5%
High School Type: International
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady
Explanation of Any Low Grades:

Extracurriculars & Awards

None reported

College Application Essays

Personal Statement: Place you’re content
647 Words
For me to truly understand something I must know it from its roots; question its very foundation and understand not what it does, but why it does it. As Leo Buscaglia said ‘The end result of all true learning is change’; my aim is to make a change Standing on a 25 meter high platform, I could see the landscape around me: trees with yellow flowers and gentle, rolling hills in the distance. It was quite beautiful, but my attention was...

College Admissions Advice

Additional material sent in after waitlisted or deferred
15 Words
While its important to be...