College Admissions Info

Remi Cordelle
University of Pennsylvania, ‘19
BA, Economics

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Personal statement
  • 2 supplemental essays
  • 1 advice topics

Student Background

From: Paris
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Early Decision
Applied To: 4 schools
Accepted At: UPenn, UChicago
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: No
Other Language(s) Spoken: French

Test Scores

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

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Top 5%
High School Type: International
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Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

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College Application Essays

Once more, I was saying goodbye. A year earlier, I had left the comfort of Canada, to face the unknown of Berlin, 4000 miles away. The unknown had quickly transformed itself into the familiar. Now back in Montreal for a brief visit, I was feeling as though I were a foreigner, a foreigner in the sense that I didn’t quite fit in anymore. I was now preparing myself to leave again. I knew the process all too well: the incredibly...

Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
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After having written my IB Extended Essay in economics, done my history Internal Assessment on the effectiveness of Mao’s economic policies and read countless economics-related articles, I have grown more convinced that economics is my prime passion. Through the Penn Institute for Economic Research and its seven research programs, I would have the opportunity not only to develop this passion but also to find an area of economics in which I can specialize. Combined with the Penn World Table,...

Supplemental Essay: Unique question posed by school
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