College Admissions Info

jlittle
University of Pennsylvania, ‘19
BA, Economics

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

From: , Virginia
Gender: Female
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 10 schools
Accepted At: UPenn, UVA, VA Tech, VCU, William & Mary, Cornell, Vanderbilt, WashU, Pitt
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

2220
SAT
32
ACT
Converted SAT Score: 1520
Highest SAT: 2220
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High School Performance

4.39
GPA
Top 5%
Rank
High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Field Hockey, Track & Field
Extracurricular Activities: Key Club, Boy/Girl Scouts, National Honor Society
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College Application Essays

Personal Statement: Overcoming personal struggle
666 Words
The lingual frenulum is the thin membrane connected to the tongue and the bottom of the mouth. If the lingual frenulum extends too far up the tongue, it restricts the tongue, which can cause a person to be tongue tied. The most common way of correcting this is through the surgical removal of the lingual frenulum: a lingual frenectomy. I had a lingual frenectomy when I was ten years old. I realized as a young kid that I pronounced some...









Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
663 Words
When I was young and foolish, completely unaware of the harsh realities of the world (aka around six years old), I used to tell my mom that I when I’m older, I would open a lemonade stand and the money it made would go to kids in poverty. It was my master plan to save the world without ever leaving my front lawn. I know now that a lot more than a lemonade stand is going to be needed...









Supplemental Essay: Unique question posed by school
309 Words
To tweet or not to tweet? (University of Virginia) Last June, I passed a burning house and heard there was a baby inside, so I ran in, saved him, jumped out the window and fractured my foot. Oh, the power of 140 characters. So many questions are left unanswered. What happened to the baby? (He’s fine, I keep in touch with the family, and he recently took his first steps!) How did this fire start? (A dish towel left on...





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