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UPenn50975,
UPenn ‘19
B.S., Banking and Finance
Features Included
5
Essays
6
Schools
4
Scores
1
Advice
2
ECs
0
Sports

Background

GenderMale
EthnicityBlack / African American
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken Sotho-Tswana

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Cornell University (Ithaca, NY)
  • Boston University (Boston, MA)
  • Middlebury College (Middlebury, VT)
  • Kenyon College (Gambier, OH)
  • Pomona College (Claremont, CA)
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University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, PA)

Applied for a B.S. in Banking and Finance

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: Other Relative

School Specific Essays

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Personal Statement
660 Words
Childhood memory, Diversity statement, Family background
I gently poked my half-asleep sister, wondering how she could want to miss such a story. It was a precious chronicle that my mom had decided to tell that night, about her youth in the small village of Francistown. She paused and stared at the fire, and I follow suited and noticed the dying fire. I was momentarily distracted. I realized it was the perfect time to pull the prank I had planned since the trip began, so I volunteered...
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Supplemental Essay Unique question posed by school
380 Words
A letter to my future roommate Eita! This is how I will probably say Hi to you on the first day. It is the more relaxed version of saying Dumelang: the Setswana formal greeting. I am not really into linguistics but I have an interest in learning just the greeting phrases of as many languages as I can. What I am really interested into is debate, well in a language I fully understand, so you better be ready for some...
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Supplemental Essay Unique question posed by school
295 Words
Being a student, from Sub-Saharan Africa, the world's poorest region, my vision is that of an economically thriving Sub-Saharan Africa. As an economics graduate from Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences, I foresee a future in which I would use my knowledge to help solve the economical debacle that overshadows the lives of my people. For me, I envisage a future as an economic advisor to the Southern African Development Committee, helping to eradicate abject poverty. During my time at...
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Supplemental Essay “Why us” school essay
567 Words
My teacher was a die-hard Keynesian, so you could imagine the amount of conviction I needed each time I took my stance. To sweeten her up, I always opened my presentations by saying “Economics is quite complicated, and I do acknowledge the Keynesians efforts in explaining some concepts in a well satisfactory manner, but, monetarists just make the subject sophisticated.” She would chuckle and in that moment I would hit the nail to the coffin, “and excess money supply is...
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Additional Essay Details
1216 Words
1.A letter to my future roommate Eita! This is how I will probably say Hi to you on the first day. It is the more relaxed version of saying Dumelang: the Setswana formal greeting. I am not really into linguistics but I have an interest in learning just the greeting phrases of as many languages as I can. What I am really interested into is debate, well in a language I fully understand, so you better be ready for some...
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General Admissions Advice

How to increase chances at my school
6 Words
Be yourself...
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High School Performance

Rank
Top 1%
 
High School TypeOther Private
College Classes In High School
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest SAT
1900
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1350
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep
SAT IIs

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Sports

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesDebate Club/Team, Charity Drive Organizing

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