stephjoobilee
stephjoobilee,
UCSB
B.S., Biology and Biological Sciences, , Psychology
Features Included
2
Essays
7
Schools
7
Scores
1
Advice
8
ECs
1
Sports

Background

Hometown Los Angeles
GenderFemale
EthnicityAsian
AdmissionRegular Decision
Class of2016
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken Korean

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • University of California - Santa Barbara (Santa Barbara, CA)
  • Azusa Pacific University (Azusa, CA)
  • California State University - Long Beach (Long Beach, CA)
  • Pepperdine University (Malibu, CA)
  • University of California - Irvine (Irvine, CA)
  • University of California - Riverside (Riverside, CA)
  • University of California - San Diego (La Jolla, CA)
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University of California - Santa Barbara (Santa Barbara, CA)

Applied for a B.S. in Biology and Biological Sciences

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Until my freshman year of high school, I thought my comfortable life was exactly what I deserved. I didn’t care what my parents had to say about my friends or my plans for the future. Believing life was on my side, I was shocked as, one by one, our restaurant and clothing store went out of business. We moved from a two-story house to a one-bedroom apartment; we no longer had comfort to enjoy spending money like others. Despite...
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Supplemental Essay Strong beliefs/principles
472 Words
It’s November, and it’s nearly the end of the Salvation Army Second Chance Project. Our six month project consisted of personally designing individual trees, marketing our product to specific targets, and auctioning the trees for donations towards Japanese relief. As the 39 students and I wrap up what we started, we examine the flowers, arts and crafts, and displayed paintings covered all around the room. I remember my junior year when I was grieving about receiving a C on...
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General Admissions Advice

How I chose schools to apply to
52 Words
In terms of the UC schools, I applied to a few I knew I would get...
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High School Performance

GPA
3.40
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
N/A
 
High School TypePublic
Academic Performance in High School Low one semester/year
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest ACT
25
 
ACT Score Details
 
SAT IIs

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details4 classes and scores

Sports

SportsCross Country

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesYearbook, Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA), American Red Cross, Asian Club / Asian Interactive Youth Association, Community Cleanup / Service, Church, Disaster relief, Student Council / Government

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received

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