College Admissions Info

University of California - Irvine, ‘17
BS, Mechanical Engineering

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Extracurriculars & Awards
  • Personal statement
  • 3 advice topics

Student Background

From: Newman
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 8 schools
Accepted At: UC Irvine, UCSD, CSU Fresno, Cal Poly Pomona, San Jose State
Denied At:
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Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: No
Other Language(s) Spoken: Spanish

Test Scores

Highest SAT: 2950
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High School Performance

GPA, Weighted
Top 1%
High School Type: Public
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Academic Performance in High School: Steady
Explanation of Any Low Grades:

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Tennis, Soccer
Extracurricular Activities: Church, Homecoming committee
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College Application Essays

“Wake up and get ready. It’s already five in the morning and we need to leave soon!” my mother would say to us as we started our weekend ritual of preparing to go work at the regional open-air market. I would look out the window only to realize the sun was not up yet and thought to myself: “why should I get up so early, when most of my friends get to sleep in on weekends?” Being the oldest...

College Admissions Advice

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5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
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