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Pennsylvania State University

Students who got into Penn State/PSU:

Tips mention: Interview (0), ACT/SAT (28), Grades (49), Sports/Extracurriculars (15), College Essay (14)
Penn State accepts literally everyoneJan 18 2012Computer Science
Penn State accepts literally everyone. Let me restate that: there is not a single person that applies who they will turn down. It is important to note however, that not all students are accepted to Main campus. If you don't get into University Park you'll be sidelined to a branch campus for 2 years and then be allowed to transfer.
SAT: 2200 Male
Do a lot of extra stuff outside of schoolDec 13 2011History/Histories (art history/etc.)
Applied. Have high test scores and good high schoolDec 13 2011Agriculture/Horticulture
Applied. Have high test scores and good high school grades. AP classes help.
SAT: 1750 Male
I had high SAT scores and a 3Nov 01 2011Other
I had high SAT scores and a 3.9 GPA. I also participated in a lot of extra curricular activities.
SAT: 1930 Female
In 1977, you did not have to do anythingOct 03 2011Mechanical Engineering
In 1977, you did not have to do anything special about getting into a branch campus.

I did not apply to the main campus since I was told by my school counselor that I would not get in.
SAT: 1040 Male

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