wpe19,
UPenn ‘19
B.S., Biomedical Sciences and Molecular Medicine
Biomedical Sciences Major, Passionate Leader
Features Included
2
Essays
5
Schools
10
Scores
1
Advice
11
ECs
1
Sports

Background

Hometown Hauppauge
GenderFemale
EthnicityBlack / African American, Hispanic
AdmissionEarly Decision
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken Spanish

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Northeastern University (Boston, MA)
  • University of Chicago (Chicago, IL)
  • Boston University (Boston, MA)
  • Fordham University (New York, NY)
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University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, PA)

Applied for a B.S. in Biomedical Sciences and Molecular Medicine

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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I am in a sea of people; the subway is teeming with commuters, all soaked from their battle with the storm. Our shoes squeak in harmony; for a moment I am a worker bee, and there is something romantic about this. Five o’clock in New York City makes a vibrant person like myself question how I could turn into a dazed commuter. Morally torn between my fervor for work and the fatigue of the insipid nine-to-fiver, the only word...
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Supplemental Essay “Why us” school essay
673 Words
If curiosity killed the cat, then I was meant to be a dog. Like a moth to a flame, I was drawn to my school’s science research program. The entrance assignment for my program was to comprise a list of areas in the sciences that I would be interested in studying; my list ranged from Neuroscience to Ecology, Epidemiology to Marine Biology. I have always had an extremely wide range of interests, not just within the sciences, but within...
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General Admissions Advice

What might make for a good “Why Us” essay topic at my school
102 Words
The University of Pennsylvania has a strong emphasis on "fit". Through their supplement essays over the years they are concerned with understanding why you are a fit for their school. Before...
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High School Performance

Weighted GPA
4.5
 
Rank
Top 5%
 
High School TypePublic
College Classes In High School
Academic Performance in High School Steady
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest SAT
2130
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1480
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep
SAT IIs

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details10 classes and scores

Sports

SportsTennis

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesSchool Theater/Plays, Student Council / Government, Spanish Club, National Honor Society, Tutoring/Mentoring, Science Club/Team, American Cancer Society, Homecoming committee, Prom Committee, Mathematics, Engineering, Science, and Achievement (MESA), Nursing Home Volunteer

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received
Application Additional Materials

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