jlittle,
UPenn ‘19
B.A., Economics
Features Included
3
Essays
10
Schools
20
Scores
0
Advice
3
ECs
2
Sports

Background

Hometown , Virginia
GenderFemale
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, PA)
  • University of Virginia (Charlottesville, VA)
  • Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Blacksburg, VA)
  • Virginia Commonwealth University  (Richmond, VA)
  • College of William and Mary (Williamsburg, VA)
  • Cornell University (Ithaca, NY)
  • Stanford University (Stanford, CA)
  • Vanderbilt University (Nashville, TN)
  • Washington University in St. Louis (St. Louis, MO)
  • University of Pittsburgh (Pittsburgh, PA)
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University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, PA)

Applied for a B.A. in Economics

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Personal Statement
666 Words
Overcoming personal struggle
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...
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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...
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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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General Admissions Advice

High School Performance

Weighted GPA
4.39
 
Rank
Top 5%
 
High School TypePublic
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest ACT
32
 
ACT Score Details
 
ACT Prep
Highest SAT
2220
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1520
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep
SAT IIs

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details13 classes and scores

Sports

SportsField Hockey, Track & Field

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesKey Club, Boy/Girl Scouts, National Honor Society
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