University of Pennsylvania
BackgroundInterview Date:May 2019
Gender Identity: Male
Race/Ethnicity: Multiracial, but I identify more as Black/African-American
Graduation Year: 2021
Sexual Orientation: Heterosexual
High School Experience: Private boarding school in Massachusetts with a graduating class of about 300 students. There was a culture of going to college.
First Generation College Student: No
Majors: Dual Major in Computer Science and Finance. I’m enrolled in the business school as well as the engineering school.
Extracurricular Activities: I’m in the Wharton Undergraduate Finance Club where we do financial analysis and stock pitches. I’m also in a fraternity.
Did any of your extracurricular activities have a particularly big impact on your experience? In what ways?
The fraternity has had a pretty big impact on my experience. Probably 90% of my guy friends now are from that fraternity. I live at the house and spend most of my time there. Also, one of the brothers helped me get my first internship, so it has pretty much affected all aspects of my life.
How difficult is it to join the Wharton Undergraduate Finance Club?
It is relatively competitive. You have to interview, submit your resume, and so forth. There are cuts, but there are definitely more competitive clubs.