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      On Monday, we release decisions for early applicants to Penn. I look forward to welcoming part of the Penn Class of 2019 to campus. The University community is excited to engage our newest students as they make this transition. Prepare for decision release by keeping these thoughts in mind— - Penn’s


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    refers to the always legendary and occasionally dreaded essay which was once a mainstay of the University of Pennsylvania application. The question read as follows: “You have just finished your three hundred page autobiography. Please submit page 217.”

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