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UPenn Nursing School Chances?

emli8100emli8100 191 replies11 threads Junior Member
I'm considering applying ED for UPenn's undergrad nursing school. What are my chances?

GPA and Background
3.93 UW, 4.74 W
Asian female and out-of-state

<1%, 3rd of 522 students

2240 (2400 scale), 720 CR, 740 Math, 780 Writing

750 Chemistry, 750 US History, 800 Math Level II

AP World History (4), AP US History (4), AP Chem (5), AP Lang (5), Calc AB (5)

AP Literature, AP Calc BC, AP Physics, AP Spanish, AP Psychology, Photography 150 (community college class offered at my high school)

Academic Decathlon (9-11)
Math Club (9-10)
Tutorial Club (11-12)
Red Cross (9
Key Club (9-12)
CSF (9-12)
Piano (4-12)
Sync or Swim (9-11)
Toastmasters (11-12)
Your Vote Matters—Advancing Justice (11-12)
Homework Helper at local libraries (11-12)
Theater Usher (11-12)
TeenInk Advisory Board (10-12)

Summer Involvement:
Counselor at Tech Trek—STEM camp (10)
Empowerment Program—program that encouraged Asian-American youth in political engagement (12)
Doctor Shadower at private gastroenterology clinic (12)
Researched with PhD's and postdocs at JPL; co-authored a research paper (12)

• AP Scholar with Distinction, 12th Grade
• Academic Decathlon Language and Literature Silver Medal, 11th grade
• Academic Decathlon SuperQuiz Silver Medal, 11th grade
• Academic Decathlon Science Bronze Medal, 11th grade
• Academic Decathlon Speech Bronze Medal, 11th grade
• Academic Decathlon Interview Bronze Medal, 11th grade
• Academic Decathlon Economics Bronze Medal, 11th grade
• Published a personal narrative in TeenInk
• TeenInk Editor’s Choice Award, 10th grade
• CM Level 10 Piano, 9th grade

Physics teacher will give a solid recc, as the supplementary recommender. Not sure about my “humanities” teacher though.
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