tgale34
tgale34,
UPenn ‘17
B.A., Economics, , Philosophy, , Political Science and Government
Features Included
2
Essays
3
Schools
12
Scores
1
Advice
4
ECs
3
Sports

Background

Hometown Portland, Maine
GenderMale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
AdmissionEarly Decision
English First Language Yes

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, PA)
  • University of Chicago (Chicago, IL)
  • University of Michigan - Ann Arbor (Ann Arbor, MI)
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University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, PA)

Applied for a B.A. in Economics

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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When I was 14 years old, a friend of my dad’s offered me the opportunity to stay for six weeks in northern Uganda, volunteering at a local school. There are many aspects of my time in Gulu, a city of 250,000 or so, that have greatly affected me. I was initially overwhelmed by the experience of walking into the front office of Gulu Public Primary School on the first day, and shortly being presented with a classroom full of 90 kids about...
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Supplemental Essay Strong beliefs/principles
522 Words
For the past year, I’ve spent a lot of time playing jazz with two friends, a bassist and an alto sax player. The three of us have played together in various school-affiliated bands for the majority of our musical lives – I first started writing music with the bassist in 6th grade – but it wasn’t until a year ago that we organized ourselves into an official group. We call ourselves Occupation (Sound). I’m very proud of what our...
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General Admissions Advice

How to increase chances at my school
84 Words
The best thing you can do to increase your chances at any school is to find a unique focus. Having a resume stacked with activities...
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High School Performance

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

Test Scores

Highest SAT
2200
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1510
SAT Prep
SAT IIs
PSAT Scores

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details7 classes and scores

Sports

SportsBaseball, Football, Track & Field

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesKey Club, Student Council / Government, School Jazz / Orchestra, National Honor Society
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received

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