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Your Chances at UPenn
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Your Chances at UPenn
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Students who got into UPenn:

Tips mention: Interview (7), ACT/SAT (25), Grades (31), Sports/Extracurriculars (18), College Essay (23)
I looked at my admissions fileJul 04 2015Physics
I looked at my admissions file. I had top ratings for everything except how well I'd "fit" in at Penn. Lots of extracurriculars, 14 AP tests, high grades. None of it matters if you're Asian (excluding the Philippines). I'm guessing none of it matters if you're any ethnicity. Admissions is like a random number generator, except it tends to pick the irresponsible, the wealthy, and the irresponsibly wealthy. Good luck.
SAT: 2370 Male
Worked my butt off and earned top scores andApr 30 2015Economics
worked my butt off and earned top scores and grades
Worked very hard and received top grades and testApr 10 2015Economics
Worked very hard and received top grades and test scores.
SAT: 2380 Female
I worked really hard in high school and wasJan 07 2015Economics
I worked really hard in high school and was at the top of a large class. I had many activities and excelled in each. I had top scores on standardized tests. These are the qualifications you need to be accepted to Penn.
SAT: 2360 Female
Work unbelievably hardJan 06 2015Political Science
Work unbelievably hard. Take all the APs you can. Learn about Philadelphia.
SAT: 2240 Male
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