College Admissions Info

dtejada
dtejada
University of Pennsylvania ‘18
BBA, Entrepreneurship

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

Junior at Wharton. Interested in Entrepreneurship, Technology, and Finance.
From: Toroto , Canada
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Hispanic
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Test Scores

2270
SAT
Converted SAT Score: 1550
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High School Performance

4.30
GPA
Top 1%
Rank
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Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Rowing (Crew)
Extracurricular Activities: Yearbook, Student Council / Government, Big Brother/Big Sister
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College Application Essays

“Nunca se te olvide que siempre estaré aqui para ti”. That was the last thing that my father said to me before I boarded the plane to meet my mother and stepfather in the United States in 2003. I have often thought back to his words, and to the unquestionable trust I placed in his promise. In retrospect, I don’t believe it was naïve of me to have thought of him as an unconditional presence. He had always been...









Supplemental Essay for UPenn: “Why us” school essay
629 Words
Last summer, I got the opportunity to visit Kenya Fluorspar’s mine with its founder, my family friend and role model, Charles Field-Marsham. After having spent time living and doing business in Kenya, Charles saw the unparalleled opportunities available in a country undergoing rapid change, and bought a government mine that was headed towards bankruptcy. The business strategy by which he reformed the company included the establishment of the Field-Marsham Medical Center and the Fluorspar School. His ventures, while incredibly...









College Admissions Advice

What I’d change about my application process
54 Words
I would make sure to focus on schools that were the right fit above all other...





My advice about getting recommenders
44 Words
Don't focus on the classes that you do the best in. Ask teachers...





Recommended summer activities during high school and college
33 Words
Do what you love! I went to camp every summer...





What set me apart from other applicants
62 Words
Realize that the university you go to won't define who you'll become. My interviewer asked me to tell him...





What I now know about my school that I never would have known prior to enrolling (UPenn)
17 Words
There's a huge push towards...





What might make for a good “Why Us” essay topic at my school (UPenn)
44 Words
You need to be super specific about the things that interest you at...





How I chose schools to apply to (UPenn)
33 Words
I chose it because of the program. Focus on program...