pennpapaya
pennpapaya,
UPenn ‘17
B.A., Cognitive Science
Indian freshman in college
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Essays
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Schools
15
Scores
1
Advice
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ECs
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Sports

Background

Hometown Chicago
GenderFemale
EthnicityAsian
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken Spanish

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, PA)
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University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, PA)

Applied for a B.A. in Cognitive Science

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: Parent

School Specific Essays

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I froze like a deer caught in headlights. I could feel hundreds of eyes on me, waiting. My mind raced. My heart pounded as I wiped my sweaty palms on my jeans. What should I say? I cleared my throat nervously, stepping up to the microphone and frantically trying to think logically. I began: Graphaspasm. G-R-A-P-H-A-S-P-A-S-M. Graphaspasm? My uncertain voice lingered in the silent auditorium. Then, that dreaded sound, the bane of any serious speller’s existence. Ding. The correct...
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General Admissions Advice

Why I ultimately chose my school
147 Words
Penn provides the perfect balance of a liberal arts education with a pre-professional focus. There is an incredible amount of diversity in terms of race, socioeconomic background, academic and extracurricular interests, and geography. The campus is gorgeous and enclosed, while still providing access to...
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High School Performance

Weighted GPA
4.40
 
Rank
Top 5%
 
High School TypePublic
College Classes In High School
Academic Performance in High School Steady
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest ACT
36
 
ACT Score Details
 
Other ACT Scores
ACT Prep
Highest SAT
2390
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1600
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep
SAT IIs
PSAT Scores
Other Standardized Tests

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details9 classes and scores

Sports

Extracurriculars

Experience & Awards

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