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UCSD172983,
UCSD ‘19
B.S., Electrical and Electronics Engineering
Undergrad at UCSD
Features Included
2
Essays
12
Schools
1
Scores
5
Advice
4
ECs
0
Sports

Background

Hometown La Verne, California
GenderFemale
EthnicityAsian
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language No
Other Language(s) Spoken Mandarin

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • University of California - San Diego (La Jolla, CA)
  • University of California - Santa Barbara (Santa Barbara, CA)
  • University of California - Los Angeles (Los Angeles, CA)
  • University of California - Irvine (Irvine, CA)
  • California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo (San Luis Obispo, CA)
  • Cornell University (Ithaca, NY)
  • Stanford University (Stanford, CA)
  • Harvard University (Cambridge, MA)
  • University of California - Berkeley (Berkeley, CA)
  • University of Chicago (Chicago, IL)
  • Johns Hopkins University (Baltimore, MD)
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University of California - San Diego (La Jolla, CA)

Applied for a B.S. in Electrical and Electronics Engineering

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Personal Statement
375 Words
Embracing your heritage, Family background
Although my primary language is English, Mandarin is my Native tongue. Growing up in Taiwan, I grew accustomed to the language and culture. However, when I moved to the United States some responsibilities had shifted from my parents to myself. Just as my parents protected and spoke for me in Taiwan, I would soon have to do the same for them in the U.S. since I was younger and so reading and writing English was more easily tangible. Since...
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Additional Essay Details
10 Words
JUST WRITE SOMETHING INTERESTING. ASK YOUR ENGLISH TEACH TO HELP.
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General Admissions Advice

Most popular extracurricular activities at my college
34 Words
I feel like ultimate frisbee is a great extracurricular to...
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My favorite course thus far, and why
29 Words
I enjoyed my seminar class because it was pass...
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5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
5 Words
Intelligent, Open,...
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What I like about my school’s location and culture
26 Words
I love that my school is in La...
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Why I ultimately chose my school
33 Words
The opportunities offered at UCSD were greater than any other...
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High School Performance

GPA
4.00
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Top 10%
 
High School TypePublic
Academic Performance in High School Steady
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest SAT
2010
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1410

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Sports

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesKey Club, Clean Ocean Beach Sweeps / River Cleanup, Debate Club/Team, School Choir
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received

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