University of Pennsylvania Class of 2026 Admissions Statistics

The University of Pennsylvania received nearly 55,000 applications to its Class of 2026. But before we discuss UPenn’s incoming class, let’s first zero in on how the university presented this information in a press release — because it’s quite telling and it proves a point we’ve long been making on … 

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University of Pennsylvania Class of 2026 Early Decision Statistics

The University of Pennsylvania has released Early Decision admissions notifications for the Class of 2026. In all, 7,795 students applied to UPenn’s Class of 2026 under the school’s binding Early Decision program. It was, by all means, a large applicant pool — just, as Ivy Coach’s famously accurate crystal ball … 

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University of Pennsylvania 2021-2022 Essay Prompts

The University of Pennsylvania has released its 2021-2022 essay prompts. Just like last year, there are two essay prompts. Both prompts are essentially Why College essays. As our loyal readers may remember, UPenn used to ask one 650-word Why College essay. But in the last couple of years, they’ve asked … 

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