College Admissions Info

Pennsylvania State University - University Park, ‘17
BS, Civil Engineering

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Extracurriculars & Awards
  • 7 advice topics

Student Background

Hey everyone! I'm a current Junior Civil Engineering student at Penn State University. As a first-child, I've been through it all! Ask me anything!
From: Farmington , New York
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 13 schools
Accepted At: Penn State, SUNY Buffalo, U Dayton, Pitt, Hobart, SUNY Geneseo, SUNY Buffalo
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Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: French

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1430
Highest SAT: 2030
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High School Performance

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Top 50%
High School Type: Public
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Academic Performance in High School: Steady
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Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Tennis
Extracurricular Activities: French Club, Marching Band, Math Team, School Band, Yearbook
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College Application Essays

College Admissions Advice

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