College Admissions Info

CandyA17
University of Pennsylvania, ‘19
BA,

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

From: , California
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Hispanic
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 15+ schools
Accepted At: UPenn, Georgetown, Amherst, Pomona, Middlebury, Barnard, UC Berkeley, UCSD, UCLA, SFSU, Wesleyan
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: No

Test Scores

30
ACT
SAT IIs:
Highest ACT:
ACT Prep:

High School Performance

4.35
GPA
Top 1%
Rank
High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

None reported

College Application Essays

Common App Essay #1 Prompt: Describe a place or environment where you are perfectly content. What do you do or experience there, and why is it meaningful to you? "Apurale mi hija" says my grandmother "ya terminaste de hacer los tamales?" It's an ongoing tradition in my family for the grandchildren to help my grandmother make tamales the night before Christmas Eve. It's the only time of the year my family and I get to visit her in Mexico, so we...









Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
664 Words
“Bam! Another door panel fell to the ground, nearly hitting me in the head. My partner next to me apologized saying his hand slipped and he wasn’t quick enough to catch it. It’s been three hours since we started moving and organizing the door panels, my arms were tired from all the lifting. My next job was to clean the refrigerators that were dropped off a few days before, most of them were fairly new but a few...









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