Advice for a Wharton Undergrad exchange student

Hey guys,

I'm a student studying at Australia, I was recently offered to study at uPenn, specifically Wharton for one year as part of my degree.

My main concern at the moment is my financial situation (I come from a middle income family), my uni recommended to bring at the very least $3000 AUD for each month in the US. Even with scholarships and what not, it's still a big chunk of change. So I'm still undecided on this aspect.

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I will be commencing a Full Time MBA this fall and am considering my options: Booth, Kellogg, Columbia, London Business School, and a couple of other slightly lower ranked schools. I am a finance candidate, but not from a traditional banking/PE/HF background. I will be returning to finance afterwards, although I am not sure exactly in what capacity, and I am open to the off chance that something else (outside finance) appeals to me as I go through B School. I will be an international candidate at any of these schools (I'm keeping this whole thing vague for the sake of anonymity).

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