College Admissions Info

jnikpour1
jnikpour1
University of Pennsylvania ‘

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Extracurriculars & Awards
  • 2 supplemental essays
  • 2 advice topics

Student Background

Penn Nursing undergrad! :)
From: King of Prussia , Pennsylvania
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Applied To: 6 schools
Accepted At: UPenn
Denied At:
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Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: French

Test Scores

1860
SAT
30
ACT
Converted SAT Score: 1320
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High School Performance

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Academic Performance in High School: Steady
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Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Soccer
Extracurricular Activities: French Club, Debate Club/Team, Model Congress / Model UN, National Honor Society, Volunteer Coach, Charity Drive Organizing, Animal Foster Care Provider / Animal Rescue Volunteer
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College Application Essays

Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
139 Words
Each applicant had to state his or her interest in attending the University of Pennsylvania as a whole, as well as his or her interest in the specific undergraduate school (College of Arts and Sciences, Wharton, Engineering, or Nursing). I discussed my interest in nursing as a career, why I wanted to be a nurse, and what I loved about Penn Nursing that could help me achieve my professional goals. In my essay, I discussed how I really loved the...



Supplemental Essay: Strong beliefs/principles
106 Words
The question asked us if we felt we were "immovable, movable, or movers" in terms of achieving our personal goals. I stated that I was movable. My explanation was that I am not someone who is constantly moving, always on the go for the sake of moving. I want to be moved by the passions that excite me, not just by anything. Being movable to me means that one has the capacity to be a leader and to grow extraordinarily,...



College Admissions Advice

Recommended summer activities during high school and college
102 Words
While your summers serve as important times for you to catch up on sleep and take a break from school, it is also important to use the extra time off to...





Reaching out to professors and coaches at schools I applied to
334 Words
I would definitely recommend reaching out to a professor, coach, or school advisor if possible. If you have any family, teachers, or friends that have connections with someone at a school you’re looking in to, definitely take advantage of that! For example, when I was applying to Penn, one of my teachers knew a professor at Penn who taught in the nursing department, which I wanted to go to. She got me in contact with her, and I was able to talk with the professor about the curriculum for my major and get some questions answered. Additionally, I met...