taylory
taylory,
UPenn ‘16
B.S., Economics
Senior in UPenn's Wharton School (Business) concentrating in Marketing.
Features Included
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Essays
6
Schools
11
Scores
7
Advice
3
ECs
0
Sports

Background

Hometown Casper, Wyoming
GenderFemale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Vassar College (Poughkeepsie, NY)
  • Amherst College (Amherst, MA)
  • Yale University (New Haven, CT)
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University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, PA)

Applied for a B.S. in Economics

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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My personal statement was a story about how I had a student in my 5th grade class who was often bullied, and how I befriended him and ten years later he not only remembered me, but told a mutual friend about how much I had meant to him. The moral of the story was that every day, we are given a choice to either make positive impacts or negative ones on the people around us.
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General Admissions Advice

5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
5 Words
Social, ambitious,...
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What I now know about my school that I never would have known prior to enrolling
46 Words
The one thing I don't think I would have realized prior to enrolling is...
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Whether I used a private admissions counselor, and advice I received
21 Words
I did not use a private...
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List of schools I interviewed with and my interview experience
50 Words
I also interviewed with Yale and found the interview to be much more formal than...
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Recommended summer activities during high school and college
60 Words
During high school, I didn't have any formal work experience. I volunteered at a nursing home in the...
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Post-college plans
16 Words
After college, I plan on...
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How I chose schools to apply to
79 Words
I chose the schools based on the programs I thought I wanted; I wanted a strong pre-law school with a Spanish minor and study...
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High School Performance

GPA
4
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Top 1%
 
High School TypePublic
Academic Performance in High School Steady
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest ACT
33
 
ACT Score Details
 
ACT Prep
Highest SAT
2140
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1490
SAT Prep
SAT IIs
PSAT Scores

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details6 classes and scores

Sports

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesDebate Club/Team, National Honor Society, Marching Band

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received

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