College Admissions Info

dejajack
dejajack
University of Pennsylvania ‘

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

First-year student-athlete at the University of Pennsylvania, studying in the College of Arts and Sciences.
From: Grinnell , Iowa
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Black / African American
Legacy: Both Parents
Admission: Early Decision
Applied To: 1 school
Accepted At: UPenn
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

29
ACT
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High School Performance

3.89
GPA
High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
College Classes In High School:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Basketball, Track & Field
Extracurricular Activities: School Newspaper/Magazine/Journalism, Student Council / Government

College Application Essays

Growing up in Dallas, Texas, the city was all I ever knew. I loved the skyline view, busyness, and most importantly, the closeness to my mother. My parents were divorced, but my mother and father still lived close to one another, making it easy for me to spend quality time with both of them. The ability to see both parents at my leisure, despite the divorce, was a huge blessing. However, when I was fifteen years old, this luxury came...









Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
580 Words
“For the world to change... that change may require great courage and creativity, rigorous thinking, hard work, and significant sacrifice. But it can occur.” Dr. Raynard Kington spoke these words in his first speech as the President of Grinnell College, which is located in my hometown of Grinnell, Iowa. Dr. Kington, an alumni of the University of Pennsylvania, exemplifies everything a Penn alum should be: inspiring, demanding, and thriving on excellence. Renowned for being the first openly gay, as well...









Additional Essay Details:
57 Words
Prompt: "The Admissions Committee would like to learn why you are a good fit for your undergraduate school choice (College of Arts and Sciences, School of Nursing, The Wharton School, or Penn Engineering). Please tell us about specific academic, service, and/or research opportunities at the University of Pennsylvania that resonate with your background, interests, and goals."

College Admissions Advice

My advice about getting recommenders
23 Words
Choose teachers/professors that have taught you...