Anna19
Anna19,
UPenn ‘19
B.S., Molecular Biology, , Neuroscience and Neurobiology, , Chemistry
Features Included
2
Essays
8
Schools
5
Scores
6
Advice
6
ECs
2
Sports

Background

Hometown London, United Kingdom
GenderFemale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
AdmissionEarly Decision
English First Language Yes

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Georgetown University (Washington, DC)
  • University of Virginia (Charlottesville, VA)
  • Princeton University (Princeton, NJ)
  • George Washington University (Washington, DC)
  • Emory University (Atlanta, GA)
  • New York University (New York, NY)
  • Vassar College (Poughkeepsie, NY)
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University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, PA)

Applied for a B.S. in Molecular Biology

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Personal Statement
638 Words
Story central to identity, Creative personal story
When I was little my grandma would bake birthday cakes for my brother and me. We would spend hours looking through cookbooks for inspiration. Whether it be fairies or ponies, Grandma always found a way to make something truly amazing, using the next six months to carefully plan and construct tiny figures out of royal icing and fondant. Seeing the cake was always the favorite part of my birthday because no matter how I imagined it, the end result was...
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Supplemental Essay “Why us” school essay
655 Words
I clearly remember visiting Penn. As we were guided down Locust Walk on a hazy autumn afternoon I was filled with an immense sense of community. How, I wondered, could that be possible in an area so tightly bounded by the bustling city of Philadelphia? The enthusiasm of our tour guide was equally notable. Her passion for learning was remarkable, and I assumed rare, until I noticed that this trait resonated in every Penn student we encountered. What really stuck...
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General Admissions Advice

My advice about getting recommenders
23 Words
I just picked the teachers that I...
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Whether I used a private admissions counselor, and advice I received
32 Words
Yes I did as the advice at my own school...
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Recommended summer activities during high school and college
13 Words
Volunteering, work experience, travelling,...
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How I chose schools to apply to
31 Words
I had an area that I wanted to stick...
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What I like about my school’s location and culture
41 Words
I like the fact that its in a city so there is...
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What might make for a good “Why Us” essay topic at my school
71 Words
Do a lot of research and really get to know the school before starting this essay. Talk about things that genuinely...
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High School Performance

High School TypeBoarding
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest SAT
2030
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1430
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep
SAT IIs
Other Standardized Tests

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Sports

SportsBasketball, Dance

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesCommunity Cleanup / Service, Culinary, Hospital Volunteer, Local Orchestra / Symphony / Band, School Band, Tutoring/Mentoring
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received
Application Additional Materials

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