College Admissions Info

University of Pennsylvania, ‘17
BA, Art History, Pre-Medicine Studies

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Extracurriculars & Awards
  • Personal statement
  • 1 supplemental essays

Student Background

From: Philadelphia , Pennsylvania
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Black / African American
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 3 schools
Accepted At: UPenn, Temple, Bryn Mawr
Denied At:
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Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1200
Highest SAT: 1660
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High School Performance

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Top 1%
High School Type: Religious
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Academic Performance in High School: Low at first but improved
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Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Tennis
Extracurricular Activities: Academic Decathlon, Admissions or Post-Acceptance Committee, Black Student Union, Hospital Volunteer, Tutoring/Mentoring, National Honor Society, Photography / Film
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College Application Essays

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...

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...

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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