College Admissions Info

University of Pennsylvania, ‘17
BS, Finance, Management Information Systems, Accounting

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

I enjoy reading, all kinds of sports, and socializing with friends.
From: Memphis , Tennessee
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: Asian
Legacy: Sibling
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 10 schools
Accepted At: UPenn, Harvard, Stanford, Cornell, Vanderbilt, WashU
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Mandarin

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1600
Highest SAT: 2400
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High School Performance

GPA, Weighted
Top 1%
High School Type: Public
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Academic Performance in High School: Steady
Explanation of Any Low Grades:

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Cross Country, Track & Field
Extracurricular Activities: Asian Club / Asian Interactive Youth Association, Chess, School Jazz / Orchestra, Student Council / Government, Science Club/Team
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College Application Essays

Personal Statement: Chinese heritage
518 Words
I finish my warm-up striders, arrive at the starting line, and take a deep breath. Months of backbreaking training reduced to eight decisive laps, a 3200 meter race. Hundreds of spectators hold their breath anxiously as the starter raises his gun. As the starting gun fires, the race begins with a thunderous cheer from the crowd. Runners were sprinting, tumbling, elbowing for positioning through the first turn, each runner brimming with a resolute will for victory. By the seventh lap, my...

College Admissions Advice

How I chose schools to apply to
66 Words
Even though it is extremely important to have "back up" schools that you feel confident that you will be admitted...

My extracurricular activities in college, and why I chose them
82 Words
I recommend that freshman should shop around at different organizations to really understand the mission of the organization and the character of the members. A...

Recommended summer activities during high school and college
67 Words
Internships are always great if available and are of interest to you. On the other hand, doing research in the...