yippers
yippers,
UCLA ‘14
B.S.
A cynical twig who likes the internet too much.
Features Included
3
Essays
7
Schools
13
Scores
4
Advice
6
ECs
0
Sports

Background

Hometown Overland Park, Kansas
GenderFemale
EthnicityAsian
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language No
Other Language(s) Spoken Korean

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • University of California - Los Angeles (Los Angeles, CA)
  • University of Notre Dame (Notre Dame, IN)
  • University of California - Berkeley (Berkeley, CA)
  • University of California - San Diego (La Jolla, CA)
  • University of California - Davis (Davis, CA)
  • University of Kansas (Lawrence, KS)
  • Cornell University (Ithaca, NY)
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University of California - Los Angeles (Los Angeles, CA)

Applied for a B.S. in

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Personal Statement
512 Words
Bizarre talent, Family background
I am the The Little Engine that Could; you know, the children’s book, by Watty Piper, where the little blue engine whispered to itself, “I think I can?” I hope you won’t deem my essay as too cliché already, but my perseverance is what helped me survive junior year. True to urban legend, my junior year was my most difficult. I was a crazy person to willingly juggle all that I was doing: marching band, three AP classes,...
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Supplemental Essay “Why us” school essay
309 Words
Last November, the counselor’s office at my school was hosting a Notre Dame college visit. Extremely prone to procrastination, I signed up one day before. I initially scrawled my name on that sheet of paper because I had heard good things about Notre Dame: it was prestigious with an affiliation to my religion, Catholicism. Due to its high ranking, I expected a histrionic presentation on the legacy and prestige Notre Dame could provide but was pleasantly surprised by the...
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Supplemental Essay Unique question posed by school
298 Words
I think the real question here is, “How well can you answer the vaguest essay prompt ever?” Truthfully, I usually despise open-ended activities; I’m terrible at music composition, drawing anything but inanimate objects, and creative thinking in general. Despite all of my previous failures, I like this question. It may be due to the fact that my brain is fried from calculus and other college applications, but no matter, I’ll try to pull this off. The only thing...
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General Admissions Advice

What I’d change about my application process
46 Words
Decide what colleges you want to go to early on. When I first starting...
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My advice about getting recommenders
43 Words
Have well-rounded essays. I had two very well respected teachers at my school...
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What I like about my school’s location and culture
49 Words
This one is a no brainer. The weather is amazing. For someone who lives in...
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Recommended summer activities during high school and college
37 Words
Volunteer, volunteer, volunteer. Just keep yourself busy. Have a job, go...
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High School Performance

Rank
Top 1%
 
High School TypePublic
College Classes In High School
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest ACT
33
 
ACT Score Details
 
Highest SAT
2110
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1470
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep
SAT IIs

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details7 classes and scores

Sports

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesSchool Band, School Theater/Plays, Local Orchestra / Symphony / Band, Marching Band, National Honor Society, Nursing Home Volunteer
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received

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