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839488202795928
University of Pennsylvania ‘19
BS, Banking and Finance

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

From: , Botswana
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: Black / African American
Legacy: Other Family Member
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 6 schools
Accepted At: UPenn, Cornell, BU, Middlebury, Kenyon
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Sotho-Tswana

Test Scores

1900
SAT
Converted SAT Score: 1350
Highest SAT: 1900
Other SAT Scores:
SAT Prep:
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High School Performance

Top 1%
Rank
High School Type: Other Private
College Classes In High School:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: Debate Club/Team, Charity Drive Organizing
Awards Received:

College Application Essays

660 Words
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...









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...







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...





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...









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...

















College Admissions Advice

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