irvina
irvina,
UPenn ‘17
B.A., Art History, , Pre-Medicine Studies
Features Included
3
Essays
3
Schools
10
Scores
0
Advice
7
ECs
1
Sports

Background

Hometown Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
GenderFemale
EthnicityBlack / African American
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Temple University (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Bryn Mawr College (Bryn Mawr, PA)
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University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, PA)

Applied for a B.A. in Art History

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

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It’s 2:32 pm, I’m anticipating the bell to ring to signal the end of the school day. The drawn out beep signals a reflex in me to gather my books, and make it out the door, before I know it I am in the dance studio pulling my hair into a bun and running the coda of the Le Corsaire variation of the Odalisques in my head. The first breath into the plié lifts the day’s stress of...
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Supplemental Essay Strong beliefs/principles
427 Words
It’s the last hour of my ballet class and I’m quickly tying my pointe shoes, warming up my feet, and trying a couple of turns to find my centre. After my personal ritual the class moves to the center of the studio to receive direction from the instructor on placing for the end of year show. Suddenly I heard my name being called to be placed in the front. As if rehearsed everyone turned around to look at...
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Additional Essay Details
22 Words
I wrote about what made me emotional which in this case was ballet, if you have passion for something write about it!
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General Admissions Advice

High School Performance

GPA
4
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Top 1%
 
High School TypeReligious
Academic Performance in High School Low at first but improved
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest SAT
1660
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1200
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep
SAT IIs

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details5 classes and scores

Sports

SportsTennis

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesAcademic Decathlon, Admissions or Post-Acceptance Committee, Black Student Union, Hospital Volunteer, Tutoring/Mentoring, National Honor Society, Photography / Film

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received
Application Additional Materials

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