College Admissions Info

Pennsylvania State University - University Park, ‘18
BBA, Behavioral Sciences, Business Administration and Management, Business Management, Cognitive Science, Computer Graphics, Web Page and Digital Design

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

From: University Park
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Prefer Not to Share
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 8 schools
Accepted At: NYU, UC Davis, USC, Drexel, Penn State, Hofstra
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: No
Other Language(s) Spoken: Hindi

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1350
Highest SAT: 1910
SAT Prep:

High School Performance

(no specification of weighting)
Top 10%
High School Type: Public
Academic Performance in High School: High at first but got worse
Explanation of Any Low Grades:

Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: Academic Decathlon, Asian Club / Asian Interactive Youth Association, Charity Drive Organizing, Debate Club/Team
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work:
Application Additional Materials:

College Application Essays

Hot chocolate. The perfect remedy for an aching heart or a defeated soul. The dissipated soul masked by the shadows of the night took a sip and cried for the hundredth time that night. I traced my fingers along the line of her wrist; she winced in pain as the hands which were meant to hold her and cherish her, had stabbed her. With bloodshot eyes and apparent scars, she screamed an untold tale. We lay in silence allowing the...

Supplemental Essay: Unique question posed by school
874 Words
Considering your lifetime goals, discuss how your current and future academic and extra-curricular activities might help you achieve your goals. As the first rays of the sun mark the beginning of a brand new day, I wake up with a pristine dream, infinitesimally small dreams each day that would eventually forge a distinguished leader. When I was three years old, my uncle used to call me a ‘fledgling birdie’. Fascinated by a phoenix that revives from its ashes, even as...

Supplemental Essay: Unique question posed by school
821 Words
Describe a circumstance, obstacle or conflict in your life, and the skills and resources you used to resolve it. Did it change you? If so, how? Every person in that hospital ward was holding his breath, praying and nuzzling his lucky charm for a miracle. The man lay torpid in front of us. And many of us had given hope when suddenly his fingers flickered to life. He meekly opened his eyes and lifted his right hand, then his right...

College Admissions Advice

Additional material sent in after waitlisted or deferred
24 Words
Most colleges just consider SAT scores while...

Whether I used a private admissions counselor, and advice I received
39 Words
I used The Princeton Review, which was very helpful to me. Other...

Why I declined other schools
2 Words

Why I ultimately chose my school
5 Words
DUS program...