Cindy88,
UPenn ‘19
B.S.
Cindy Chen
Features Included
2
Essays
3
Schools
18
Scores
0
Advice
10
ECs
1
Sports

Background

Hometown Raleigh, Georgia
GenderFemale
EthnicityAsian
AdmissionEarly Decision
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken Mandarin

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, PA)
  • University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill (Chapel Hill, NC)
  • University of California - Berkeley (Berkeley, CA)
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University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, PA)

Applied for a B.S. in

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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I still remember when I got the email that said: “Congratulations! We are thrilled to welcome you into the Research in Biology program!” I was absolutely overjoyed, and as this information finally sunk in, I realized that I had actually been accepted into one of the most selective research programs at this school. At the time, I could not wait to start my own research project. My passion for research did not wane throughout the year. After all the time...
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Supplemental Essay “Why us” school essay
506 Words
When it came time for me to look at colleges, I had several criteria in mind, and as I sifted through all of my college mail, my eyes landed on a picture of Benjamin Franklin and the large words that said “University of Pennsylvania”. I did some research on this school and after thoroughly looking through the UPenn website, I decided that it had all the qualities I was looking for in a college. Recently, I attended an info session...
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General Admissions Advice

High School Performance

GPA
4.00
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Top 1%
 
High School TypeBoarding
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest ACT
36
 
ACT Score Details
 
Other ACT Scores
ACT Prep
Highest SAT
2390
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1600
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep
SAT IIs

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details9 classes and scores

Sports

SportsTrack & Field

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesAsian Club / Asian Interactive Youth Association, Key Club, Library Volunteer, Math Team, Photography / Film, Quiz Bowl/Academic Bowl, School Jazz / Orchestra, Science Club/Team, Student Council / Government, Tutoring/Mentoring

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Application Additional Materials

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