College Admissions Info

University of Pennsylvania, ‘15
BA, Neuroscience

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Extracurriculars & Awards
  • Personal statement
  • 3 advice topics

Student Background

UPenn Graduate / Yale Masters Student / Future Human Rights Lawyer + UN International Civil Servant
From: San Jose , California
Gender: Male
First Gen College Student: No
Race/Ethnicity: Asian, Hispanic, Native American, Native Hawaiian / Pacific Islander, White Non-Hispanic
Accepted At: Cornell, UC Berkeley, Emory
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Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1410
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High School Performance

GPA, Weighted
Top 10%
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Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: Marching Band
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College Application Essays

Personal Statement for UPenn, Cornell, UC Berkeley, Emory, Rice: Interest in med/sci/math
731 Words
THE FOLLOWING IS A DRAFT COPY OF MY PERSONAL STATEMENT FOR THE COMMON APPLICATION: While the mind is at slumber, they take us away from our comfortable beds, transporting us to our wildest fantasies and most dreaded fears. Dreams. It truly is amazing that such anomalies can captivate our very beings in its subconscious renditions. Yet, these conceptions last but only a few hours. Sometimes these dreams feel so incredibly vivid and lifelike that, in an instant, they can leave...

College Admissions Advice

What I’d change about my application process
25 Words
Regarding the supplemental essays, I did not realize...

How I made up for low grades in high school
44 Words
I had a few bad grades during my junior year. I offset this...

How to deal with the stress of applying to college
72 Words
I would recommend that any applicant seek out a mentor who has gone through the process or another college consultant! I did...