College Admissions Info

Penn State47668
Pennsylvania State University - University Park, ‘18

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

I am from a very small town in rural Pa, and was dying to get out and explore the world as soon as I could. Going to college, I finally got my chance to get out and experience new things, and I could not be more grateful for my college experience
From: Lykens , Pennsylvania
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 3 schools
Accepted At: Drexel, Penn State
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1300
Highest SAT: 1830
Other SAT Scores:

High School Performance

GPA, Weighted
Top 1%
High School Type: Public
College Classes In High School:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: Church, Marching Band, Prom Committee, Spanish Club, Student Council / Government, School Theater/Plays
How Spent Summers:
Volunteer Experiences:
Awards Received:

College Application Essays

29 Words
I examined one of my key personality traits, my determination, by telling the story about how I worked hard to achieve the lead male role in my school's musical.

College Admissions Advice

Most popular extracurricular activities at my college
38 Words
THON by far is the one single activity most students at...

Why I ultimately chose my school
27 Words
I wanted to feel like I was getting...

Recommended summer activities during high school and college
39 Words
Definitely getting a job, either part time or full time, over the...

What I like about my school’s location and culture
50 Words
Penn State is in a fairly rural area, as soon as you leave State College...

What might make for a good “Why Us” essay topic at my school
43 Words
How Penn State feels like a family. There's such a sense of community,...