College Admissions Info

University of Pennsylvania, ‘17
BS, Computer Science, Finance

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

I study Business and Engineering at the University of Pennsylvania
From: Troy , Michigan , China
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: Asian
Legacy: No
Admission: Early Decision
Applied To: 5 schools
Accepted At: UMich, MIT, UPenn, Michigan Tech, Case
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Other Language(s) Spoken: Mandarin

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1580
Highest SAT: 2340
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High School Performance

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Top 10%
High School Type: Public
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Academic Performance in High School: Steady
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Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Swimming/Diving, Water Polo
Extracurricular Activities: Marching Band, Charity Drive Organizing
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College Application Essays

I walked through the gates of the Beijing Capital Airport. Though 50 years old, its grand emptiness still astounded me. As if trying to force upon an image of a modern nation, a developed nation, China slammed me with its gargantuan, square windows overlooking clean runways, televisions like peacocks trying to dazzle me at every corner with their vibrant hues, and leather chairs covered in executive black in rigid rows. The outside city proved no less pretentious. Empty office buildings fought...

Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
504 Words
A stampede of Olympic athletes sprint through a shower of toasts at Franklin Field. The Gothic façade of College Hall rises from the serenity of Levy Park, standing in stark contrast to the uplifted, jocular environment that Franklin’s button inspires. The word LOVE confronts me as I enter Locust Walk. Walking through the changing shadows of the leaves and upon the shoulders of giants, I think to myself…Who am I? I am an Activist. Awareness, understanding, and...

Additional Essay Details:
5 Words
Common App and Penn Supplement

College Admissions Advice

My extracurricular activities in college, and why I chose them
10 Words
Wharton Investment & Trading...

How to increase chances at my school
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