jphung
jphung,
UC Berkeley ‘19
B.S., Public Health, , Psychology
Jacqueline Phung
Features Included
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Essays
6
Schools
6
Scores
5
Advice
4
ECs
1
Sports

Background

Hometown San Gabriel, California
GenderFemale
EthnicityAsian
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language No
Other Language(s) Spoken Vietnamese

Results, Essays, and Advice

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

Applied for a B.S. in Public Health

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: Both Parents

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Personal Statement
522 Words
Volunteer/public interest work, Summer experience
Beep. Beep. Beeeeeeep. The incessant blaring of the ambulance becomes muffled by the chaos in emergency room. "Grab me a crash cart!" I fell victim to the media's portrayal of the medical field. I had expected to see wounds, stitches, blood-- the works. Volunteering and shadowing at the LAC+USC Medical Center opened a totally different world to me. Initially, I was given mundane tasks like filling water cups, answering telephone calls, or turning off call lights. However, after spending...
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General Admissions Advice

What I like about my school’s location and culture
82 Words
Berkeley is in the city so everything is a walk or bus ride away. The area is a little sketchy but it gives off the...
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My favorite course thus far, and why
76 Words
CHEM 1A is actually my favorite course right now. It's a weeder course but it's also very rewarding. A bunch of pre-meds are...
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What I now know about my school that I never would have known prior to enrolling
9 Words
It's the number...
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What I’d change about my application process
65 Words
Don't stress about it too much. There's nothing you can do by looking on College Confidential. College acceptances are somewhat...
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Why I ultimately chose my school
5 Words
The prestige...
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High School Performance

Weighted GPA
4.5
 
Rank
Top 5%
 
High School TypePublic
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest ACT
29
 
ACT Score Details
 
ACT Prep
Highest SAT
1940
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1370
SAT IIs

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Sports

SportsSwimming/Diving

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesAmerican Red Cross, Hospital Volunteer, Special Olympics, National Honor Society
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received

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