e_upenn,
UPenn ‘18
B.S., Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
Features Included
2
Essays
15
Schools
15
Scores
1
Advice
6
ECs
2
Sports

Background

Hometown Amesbury, Massachusetts
GenderFemale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Cornell University (Ithaca, NY)
  • Harvard University (Cambridge, MA)
  • Yale University (New Haven, CT)
  • Dartmouth College (Hanover, NH)
  • University of Massachusetts - Amherst (Amherst, MA)
  • Vassar College (Poughkeepsie, NY)
  • Brown University (Providence, RI)
  • Bowdoin College (Brunswick, ME)
  • Northeastern University (Boston, MA)
  • Boston University (Boston, MA)
  • Vanderbilt University (Nashville, TN)
  • Northwestern University (Evanston, IL)
  • Duke University (Durham, NC)
  • Wesleyan University (Middletown, CT)
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University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, PA)

Applied for a B.S. in Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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“Pantomime!” And that was an order. We were a human puzzle tasked with unscrambling ourselves in silence. Being quiet would be easier for me than for others. After being assigned numbers and placed randomly in a 4x4 grid defined by duct tape, we realized that we were a life-size Mystic Square game. In this plastic toy, there are fifteen numbered squares and one empty space; the goal is to order the squares numerically by sliding them successively into the blank...
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Supplemental Essay “Why us” school essay
204 Words
The rigidity of block scheduling at my high school is limiting and inhibits exploration of learning. Brown’s New Curriculum inherently attracts open-minded and self-motivated individuals. I want these people to be my peers. Brown’s undergraduate focus is important to me. At Brown, I would have the ability to be an integral part of university research. I value that I would be learning directly from professors, not teaching assistants, and would be in more intimate class sizes, allowing for...
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General Admissions Advice

What I’d change about my application process
346 Words
I had no idea where I wanted to go or what i wanted to do. I did not know if I wanted a big school, a small school, a city school, a country school...the list goes on. There was no cohesiveness to my college list. No one person could be happy at all of the school I applied to. If I could go back I would not apply to so many schools. I would do more introspection on where would make me happy. I think when it comes to applying to top schools, comparing the stellar academics against each...
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High School Performance

Rank
Top 1%
 
High School TypePublic
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest SAT
2340
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1580
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep
SAT IIs

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details6 classes and scores

Sports

SportsCross Country, Track & Field

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesMath Team, Student Council / Government, National Honor Society, Yearbook, Nonprofit, NGO or Charitable Organization, School Band
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received

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