College Admissions Info

University of Pennsylvania, ‘19
BA, Public Health, Public Health Studies

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Extracurriculars & Awards
  • Personal statement
  • 1 supplemental essays

Student Background

From: Ann Arbor , Michigan
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: Both Parents, Sibling, Other Family Member
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 8 schools
Accepted At: UPenn, Wellesley, UMich
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Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Arabic, French

Test Scores

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High School Performance

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Top 1%
High School Type: International
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: Muslim Students Association, Model Congress / Model UN, Student Council / Government, Hospital Volunteer, National Honor Society
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College Application Essays

Personal Statement: Feeling out of place
660 Words
According to Da Vinci’s Vitruvian Man’s proportion theory, the human body is naturally made so that the distance from one’s chin to one’s forehead is approximately the distance from one’s wrist to the tip of their middle finger. Considering that this is a theory, it can only be expected that outliers exist. I am an outlier- my small hands only cover 3/4 of my face. They are borderline kid hands. Insecurities of the typified adolescent female...

Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
595 Words
What first attracted me to the Health and Societies program at the University of Pennsylvania’s College of Arts and Sciences was that it was a program open to multiple specializations while still maintaining a focus on health. After my participation and accomplishments in Model United Nations, I realized that I wanted to pursue a career field with an international and interdisciplinary focus. In Model UN, I realized the scope of many issues extended beyond the immediate parameters of that...

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