College Admissions Info

Pennsylvania State University - University Park, ‘19
BS, Chemical Engineering

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

Penn State University, class of 2019! My major is chemical engineering and I love playing trommbone.
From: Lansdale
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: Black / African American
Legacy: Sibling
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 7 schools
Accepted At: Penn State, UDel
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1140
Highest SAT: 1580

High School Performance

(no specification of weighting)
Top 25%
High School Type: Boarding
College Classes In High School:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Football, Wrestling, Track & Field
Extracurricular Activities: National Honor Society, United Service Organizations (USO) / Veterans Affairs (VA), Choir, School Band, Science Club/Team
How Spent Summers:
Volunteer Experiences:

College Application Essays

Personal Statement: Role model/inspiration
504 Words
When I just starting preschool my family and I lived in Philadelphia. My father would always talk to my mom about how he was going to get a good job and move the family out of the city to the suburbs. My father felt that it was crucial to get his children an education better than what the city had to offer. He also did not want his kids to grow up like many other African-American males that live in...

College Admissions Advice

List of schools I interviewed with and my interview experience
126 Words
When it came time for me to have my first school interview, I was very nervous. The reason for an interview is to let the school learn things about you that does not show up on paper. Things...

My favorite course thus far, and why
25 Words
My favorite course thus far has been chemistry....

Post-college plans
17 Words
My plans after college is...

How I chose schools to apply to
17 Words
I chose the schools I...

My advice about getting recommenders
26 Words
Make yourself known to everyone. The students that...