csendel4
csendel4,
UPenn ‘15
B.S., Mechanical Engineering, , Entrepreneurship
UPenn '19 - Jerome Fisher Program in Management and Technology
Features Included
2
Essays
10
Schools
19
Scores
4
Advice
2
ECs
2
Sports

Background

Hometown Greenwood Villa, Colorado
GenderMale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
AdmissionRegular Decision, Transfer
English First Language Yes

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Cambridge, MA)
  • Stanford University (Stanford, CA)
  • University of Michigan - Ann Arbor (Ann Arbor, MI)
  • Duke University (Durham, NC)
  • University of Illinois - Chicago  (Chicago, IL)
  • Cornell University (Ithaca, NY)
  • Georgia Institute of Technology (Atlanta, GA)
  • Lehigh University (Bethlehem, PA)
  • Purdue University (West Lafayette, IN)
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University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, PA)

Applied for a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Personal Statement
624 Words
Story central to identity
At 7:00 a.m. on summer mornings my dad would stomp up the spiral staircase to the loft of our mountain condo and flip the lights on. I was instantly awake, my mind humming, but my dad would have to drag my sister out of bed. Wanting to be like her (as all little siblings do), I pretended to still be asleep. When my sister had finally risen, we would grab our hiking boots and red fleeces and hit the trails....
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Supplemental Essay “Why us” school essay
630 Words
When I imagine myself in 10 years, I’m standing in front of a group of venture capitalists making a compelling pitch for my next product. The product I’m pitching is most likely something I started to imagine after stumbling across a problem in one way or another. This problem likely would not stop bothering me, so I finally went down to my basement and started tinkering. One design led to another and I ultimately came up with a prototype....
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General Admissions Advice

What set me apart from other applicants
61 Words
I think the fit of the program is the most important aspect. When I learned about M&T...
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Why I ultimately chose my school
35 Words
Visit the campus of the schools you want to go to!...
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Whether I used a private admissions counselor, and advice I received
41 Words
I used a private admissions counselor. It was actually pretty useful for...
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What might make for a good “Why Us” essay topic at my school
53 Words
I actually helped my friend transfer into UPenn. There are definitely a few things Penn LOVES...
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High School Performance

Weighted GPA
4.5
 
Rank
Top 1%
 
High School TypePublic
College Classes In High School
Academic Performance in High School Steady
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest ACT
35
 
ACT Score Details
 
Other ACT Scores
ACT Prep
Highest SAT
2180
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1510
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep
SAT IIs
PSAT Scores

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details11 classes and scores

Sports

SportsTennis, Baseball

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesDebate Club/Team, Mathematics, Engineering, Science, and Achievement (MESA)
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received
Application Additional Materials

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