College Admissions Info

Pri Pokharna
Pri Pokharna
University of Pennsylvania, ‘19
BA, Architecture

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

University of Pennsylvania Class of 2019
From: Jaipur , India
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Asian
Admission: Regular Decision
Accepted At: UPenn
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: English, Hindi, French

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1530
Highest SAT: 2240
Other SAT Scores:
SAT Prep:

High School Performance

Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: Community Cleanup / Service, Yearbook, School Newspaper/Magazine/Journalism, Model Congress / Model UN

College Application Essays

Personal Statement: Transition to adulthood
654 Words
The clock ticked faster every passing minute, like tempo rising to build up tension before the drop. All hands in the room moved with an increased frenzy, losing their initial deft maneuvers. I sat in a corner, motionless. The thirty five chosen finalists from across India toiled to win the National Bal Shree Honour. With fingers mummified in glue & paper bits, my resources exhausted and my artwork nowhere near completion, I had no other option but to sit helpless until...

Supplemental Essay: Unique question posed by school
661 Words
Art has been a part of my life longer than I can recall. It began with an infant's guileless habit of scrawling crayons against kitchen walls and escalated to a point where every encounter with another affectionate aunt or uncle would result in a new portrait, albeit bent out-of-shape, thanks to a five-year-old's sense of proportion. When I entered grade 7, my mom enrolled for AutoCAD lessons and naturally out of curiosity, I started to tag along her to class. Soon...

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