montiel93
montiel93,
UC Irvine ‘15
B.A., Film and Video Studies
I am a senior at the University of California, Irvine, majoring in Film & Media Studies and minoring in Information & Computer Science
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Essays
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Schools
14
Scores
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Advice
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ECs
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Sports

Background

Hometown Palmdale, California
GenderMale
EthnicityPrefer Not to Share
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • University of California - Irvine (Irvine, CA)
  • University of California - Los Angeles (Los Angeles, CA)
  • University of California - San Diego (La Jolla, CA)
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University of California - Irvine (Irvine, CA)

Applied for a B.A. in Film and Video Studies

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

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Supplemental Essay Scholarship application
436 Words
My name is Patrick Montiel, and I am an eighteen-year-old first year undergraduate Computer Game Science major at UCI. I am extremely excited to be studying here, as many years of hard work and dedication have proven to be worth something. I have been a seriously dedicated student ever since I began my educational career. I have always strived to be the best at everything I do, and love impressing my elders, peers, and most importantly myself with an exceptional...
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Additional Essay Details
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General Admissions Advice

Whether I took out loans or applied for scholarships, and my advice
72 Words
Search the internet regularly for scholarship opportunities and apply for all of them. I wish I had done this much more, for...
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How I chose schools to apply to
157 Words
I chose schools that were in California, preferably close to my hometown. I also chose my school because it offered the best program for what I THOUGHT I wanted to study. I've since changed majors to something my school is not very well known for or specialized...
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Recommended summer activities during high school and college
125 Words
Get involved as soon as you can! I had fantastic grades, but not much extra curricular activity out of high school. Nowadays it seems that extracurricular activity goes a long way, and can seriously compensate for anything lacking...
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What I like about my school’s location and culture
112 Words
My school is located in Orange County. It's an extremely safe and well kept environment. There are trees everywhere. We are about an hour away from most major places such as LA, San Diego,...
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My advice about getting recommenders
82 Words
My letters of recommendation were written by teachers I developed good relationships with in high school. These were teachers that liked me, not only for...
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High School Performance

Rank
Top 5%
 
High School TypePublic
College Classes In High School
Academic Performance in High School Steady
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest ACT
1
 
ACT Score Details
 
Highest SAT
1680
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1210
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep
SAT IIs
Other Standardized Tests

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details8 classes and scores

Sports

SportsSoccer

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesVolunteer Coach, Science Club/Team
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received

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