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Chance me: Wharton @ UPenn ED

kufelik01kufelik01 Registered User Posts: 24 New Member
I'll chance back!!! Wharton is my dream school. Don't really know how competitive I am. I value your insight. Thanks!!

ACT: 31( 35 E, 33 M, 28 R, 27 S 26 W) Hoping for a 33 on September ACT
SAT 2's: Math 2: 720 USH: 710
GPA( UW): 97
Rank: Reported as top 10% but actually 3/250
AP: US History: 4; world history: 3
Senior Year Course Load: AP Calc, AP physics, AP Government, AP English, AP Spanish, Campus Ministry
Awards: National Hispanic Recognition Program, NHS, Pre- Calc Honors highest avg award, Physics Honors highest avg award, Spanish highest avg award

Extracurriculars: - Internship @ financial firm
- Business and Finance Club( President)
- Representative @ Native American organization( Contacted state congressman to raise awareness of important economic and social concerns within native american community)
- Started tutoring business( 3 employees)
- Representative @ organization to help hispanic children and families( Attended confrences and collaborated with other members to organize events for Hispanic children and families)
- Managed my own stock portfolio( 20% return in 3 months)
- Bowling Team( Varsity captain, won City championship)
- Students Against Destructive Decisions( President: raised awareness for student issues and advocated student safety through projects throughout the year)
- Nursing Home( Junior volunteer; all through HS 2 hours/week)
- Band ( 1st/ lead trumpet; won silver and gold at NYSSMA)
Common app: going to be unique; shows my maturity and development over time
Why Penn: lots of specifics about Penn and wharton
Recommendations: AP USH: hopefully not generic; she likes me a lot but who knows
Pre Calc honors: hopefully not generic; i was number 1 in her class
Counselor: generic, no doubt lol
Additional rec: From president of company i interned at; he went to wharton for MBA ( will this help?)

Apply for financial aid?: Yes
Major: Finance
State: NY
Country: USA
School Type: private, catholic
Ethnicity: Hispanic/white
Gender: Male
Income: 120-125 K
Hooks: URM, first generation college

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