Mizo
Mizo,
UPenn ‘17
B.B.A., Retailing, , Marketing, , Operations Management, , Statistics
Currently at Wharton
Features Included
1
Essays
16
Schools
10
Scores
8
Advice
5
ECs
1
Sports

Background

Hometown New York City
GenderFemale
EthnicityAsian
AdmissionEarly Decision
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken Mandarin

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Harvard University (Cambridge, MA)
  • Yale University (New Haven, CT)
  • Princeton University (Princeton, NJ)
  • Brown University (Providence, RI)
  • Cornell University (Ithaca, NY)
  • Wesleyan University (Middletown, CT)
  • Vassar College (Poughkeepsie, NY)
  • Tufts University (Medford, MA)
  • New York University (New York, NY)
  • Washington University in St. Louis (St. Louis, MO)
  • University of Chicago (Chicago, IL)
  • Northwestern University (Evanston, IL)
  • Carnegie Mellon University (Pittsburgh, PA)
  • Skidmore College (Saratoga Springs, NY)
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University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, PA)

Applied for a B.B.A. in Retailing

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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I curiously watched men strolling along in rubber slippers and cringed at cars honking as they swerved past pedestrians. Tearing my eyes from the crowded streets of Shanghai and turning my head up to my mother’s, I said, “I want to tell everyone that I am from New York.” Even at so young an age, my words were tinted with a sense of superiority. I wanted to disassociate myself from a race that was often misted in the stigma...
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General Admissions Advice

My advice about getting recommenders
112 Words
First, I had my 11th grade AP Calculus AB teacher and 10-12th grade AP English teacher write my core recommendations. You should ideally have one from the math and sciences and one from...
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My extracurricular activities in college, and why I chose them
84 Words
Extracurriculars will help you find a niche and navigate the student population. I am in Wharton Retail Club, D2S, and Wharton China Business Society....
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What might make for a good “Why Us” essay topic at my school
124 Words
For many "Why" essays, I had a template that greatly simplified the college application process. Basically, the first two paragraphs of my essay discussed my passion and how I, in and out of school, took initiative to...
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Reaching out to professors and coaches at schools I applied to
78 Words
You should ask professors who have given you your highest grades (as this generally means they like your work and you as a...
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Recommended summer activities during high school and college
134 Words
Starting in high school and even sooner if you would like, you should do at least SOMETHING over the summer, whether it be interning, holding a summer job, volunteering, traveling, conducting research in a lab, or taking courses. Colleges are...
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What I’d change about my application process
156 Words
Think long and hard before you decide to commit Early Decision to a school. I applied to Wharton, reasoning that I wanted to study business and that Wharton was the best business school, but in fact, a part of me was debating applying to another school. If...
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List of schools I interviewed with and my interview experience
119 Words
First off, I would highly recommend any student to schedule as many interviews as possible. Interviews are a great way to add a personal touch to your application and for you to highlight aspects about yourself...
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My extracurricular activities in college, and why I chose them
133 Words
Currently I am extremely involved in the fashion scene on campus, being part of Wharton Retail Club as well Penn Fashion Week. I do a lot of graphic design work for various clubs on campus, creating flyers and banners for...
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High School Performance

Weighted GPA
4.20
 
Rank
Top 1%
 
High School TypeOther Private
College Classes In High School
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest SAT
2270
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1550
SAT Prep
SAT IIs
PSAT Scores

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details5 classes and scores

Sports

SportsDance

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesStudent Council / Government, Yearbook, Model Congress / Model UN, Chinese Club, School Theater/Plays
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

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