College Admissions Info

University of Pennsylvania, ‘17
BS, Nursing

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Extracurriculars & Awards
  • Personal statement
  • 5 advice topics

Student Background

nursing student, runner
From: North Attleboro , Massachusetts
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Early Decision
Applied To: 5 schools
Accepted At: UPenn, UMass, George Mason, Catholic UA, Villanova
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1510
Highest SAT: 2200
Other SAT Scores:
SAT Prep:

High School Performance

(no specification of weighting)
Top 5%
High School Type: Religious
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady
Explanation of Any Low Grades:

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Cross Country (Recruited), Track & Field (Recruited), Swimming/Diving
Extracurricular Activities: National Honor Society
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College Application Essays

555 Words
“Runners, take your mark!” Deep breath. I tighten my ponytail, readjust my watch, triple knot my shoes, and shake out my legs one last time. I pause and glance at the official. “You can do this Lizzie,” I say to myself. It is my time to shine. I am on the line about to start the biggest race of the season. Months, maybe even years, of hard work have prepared me for this day, yet I am trembling, nervous about...

Additional Essay Details:
39 Words
The first essay asked what opportunities I would take advantage of at my school. The second essay was a question based on a quote by Ben Franklin. They basically wanted to know who we were and what we believed.

College Admissions Advice

Whether I used a private admissions counselor, and advice I received
1 Words

Whether I took out loans or applied for scholarships, and my advice
37 Words
Look at your high school (most schools have a posting somewhere),...

Post-college plans
33 Words
I plan to become a pediatric nurse practitioner. I talked...

What I like about my school’s location and culture
24 Words
It is in an awesome location in...

My favorite course thus far, and why
65 Words
My favorite course thus far has been an education course on children's literature. I liked this course so much because...