College Admissions Info

University of California - Davis, ‘19
BS, Computer Engineering

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Extracurriculars & Awards
  • Personal statement
  • 1 supplemental essays
  • 5 advice topics

Student Background

I'm an Undergraduate Student at UC Davis doing CSE. I applied to over 23 colleges!
From: Chennai , India
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: Asian, Prefer Not to Share
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 15+ schools
Accepted At: UC Davis, UCSB, Penn State
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Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Hindi, Tamil

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1380
Highest SAT: 1960
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High School Performance

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Top 1%
High School Type: International
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Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: Student Council / Government
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College Application Essays

Some students have a background or story that is so central to their identity that they believe their application would be incomplete without it. If this sounds like you, then please share your story. Singapore and 1997, mark the details of my birth, at a time when my parents had already lived in Singapore for four years. Given the organized environment Singapore provides, the first eight years of my life taught me structure and schedule, and the Singapore education system laid...

Supplemental Essay: Diversity statement
485 Words
National University Hospital, Singapore was my exact location of birth on December 1st 1997. My parents had been living in Singapore for 4 years by the time I was born. I lived my early ages through a competitive and structural Singapore which added qualities of organization and precision to my character. I lived my first 8 years in Singapore without proper knowledge of what culture was or what a social life meant. After the mechanical life in Singapore, I moved to Kuala Lumpur,...

College Admissions Advice

How I chose schools to apply to
60 Words
I chose the schools I wanted to apply to by very careful screening. Beyond rankings, I looked at...

5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
6 Words
Smart, Hardworking,...

Whether I used a private admissions counselor, and advice I received
34 Words
I used a private advisor. They constantly told me to...

What I like about my school’s location and culture
40 Words
Davis has a brilliant diversity factor. The school has people coming in...

Post-college plans
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Intern and Work for a...