pleesehelp
pleesehelp,
UC Berkeley ‘19
B.A., Computer Science
Patrick
Features Included
1
Essays
12
Schools
3
Scores
5
Advice
1
ECs
2
Sports

Background

Hometown San Jose, California
GenderMale
EthnicityAsian
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken Gan Chinese

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • University of California - Berkeley (Berkeley, CA)
  • University of Michigan - Ann Arbor (Ann Arbor, MI)
  • Carnegie Mellon University (Pittsburgh, PA)
  • Georgia Institute of Technology (Atlanta, GA)
  • University of California - Davis (Davis, CA)
  • University of California - Irvine (Irvine, CA)
  • University of California - Los Angeles (Los Angeles, CA)
  • University of California - San Diego (La Jolla, CA)
  • University of California - Santa Barbara (Santa Barbara, CA)
  • Santa Clara University (Santa Clara, CA)
  • Northwestern University (Evanston, IL)
  • University of Illinois - Urbana-Champaign (Champaign, IL)
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University of California - Berkeley (Berkeley, CA)

Applied for a B.A. in Computer Science

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: Both Parents

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Personal Statement
206 Words
Creative personal story, Childhood memory
Computers are everywhere. Ever since I learned how to use a keyboard, I spent numerous hours in front of a computer. Whilst using the computer, I found that they are very useful-they can be used to obtain information, to type up documents, and to play video games. In second grade, my interest in automobiles—technology that I thought were completely unrelated to computers—grew and I began researching a lot about them. To my surprise, one day while researching about...
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General Admissions Advice

What I’d change about my application process
17 Words
Don't try too hard in...
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Recommended summer activities during high school and college
12 Words
I definitely recommend that...
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Why I ultimately chose my school
17 Words
I chose it because it...
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My extracurricular activities in college, and why I chose them
24 Words
Habitat For Humanity. I don't have a...
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Why I declined other schools
22 Words
Many schools are great, so my decision...
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High School Performance

GPA
3.86
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Top 25%
 
High School TypePublic
College Classes In High School
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest ACT
33
 
ACT Score Details
 
Other ACT Scores
ACT Prep
SAT IIs

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Sports

SportsSwimming/Diving, Water Polo

Extracurriculars

Activities
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences

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