lukehockey,
UPenn ‘17
B.S.
Features Included
2
Essays
4
Schools
12
Scores
1
Advice
3
ECs
0
Sports

Background

Hometown Lafayette Hill, Pennsylvania
GenderMale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Swarthmore College (Swarthmore, PA)
  • Haverford College (Haverford, PA)
  • Temple University (Philadelphia, PA)
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University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, PA)

Applied for in

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Personal Statement
504 Words
Creative personal story, Your disability
I was born with [name of disease], which is a really long way of saying that my muscles have progressively gotten weaker and contracted since my birth. At around the age of 4 or 5 my muscles got too weak for me to walk, so I got my first wheelchair and my family moved into a one-story home. My condition is a relatively new disease in terms of research being done, and I am part of one of the first clinical trials...
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Supplemental Essay “Why us” school essay
294 Words
I spent the month of July this past summer at the David Rittenhouse Laboratories in a Penn Summer Discovery Experimental Physics Academy. It was an eye-opening experience. I had been on college campuses before, but I had never spent a lengthy period of time on one and certainly had I never taken a course. The work we did at the Labs solidified my interest in physics and math, as well as my interest in Penn’s College of Arts and...
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General Admissions Advice

What might make for a good “Why Us” essay topic at my school
41 Words
For my "Why Penn" essay, I used a specific instance I had...
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High School Performance

Rank
Top 10%
 
High School TypePublic
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest SAT
2100
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1470
SAT IIs

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details9 classes and scores

Sports

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesDebate Club/Team, National Honor Society, Science Club/Team

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers

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