lindacheung
lindacheung,
UC Irvine ‘16
B.A.
Just your average dog loving, food enthusiast with a passion to help others.
Features Included
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Essays
8
Schools
6
Scores
7
Advice
3
ECs
0
Sports

Background

Hometown Rosemead, California
GenderFemale
EthnicityAsian
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • University of California - Irvine (Irvine, CA)
  • San Diego State University (San Diego, CA)
  • California State University - Long Beach (Long Beach, CA)
  • University of California - Riverside (Riverside, CA)
  • University of California - Los Angeles (Los Angeles, CA)
  • University of California - Berkeley (Berkeley, CA)
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University of California - Irvine (Irvine, CA)

Applied for a B.A. in

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Personal Statement Prompt #1 Describe the world you come from – for example your family, community or school – and tell us how your world has shaped your dreams and aspirations. Ever since my sophomore year in high school, I knew that a life in business was the path for me. My family has owned a successful donut shop until my sophomore year. During that year, my parents talked to me about business being slow due to the high unemployment rates and rising ...
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General Admissions Advice

Whether I took out loans or applied for scholarships, and my advice
59 Words
When I was looking for scholarships, I asked my teachers and counselors for which ones I was eligible...
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How I chose schools to apply to
136 Words
When I was deciding what schools I wanted to attend, the first thing I decided was where I wanted to go for college. I wanted to stay within Southern California so I knew I needed to narrow down my options. I...
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Post-college plans
115 Words
I didn't decide what I wanted to do after college until the beginning of my third year in college. It is okay to go into college not having your whole life planned out. I even...
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What I like about my school’s location and culture
91 Words
I love the environment of my college campus. It is a smoke-free area with a beautiful park right in the middle of campus. There is a great...
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What might make for a good “Why Us” essay topic at my school
62 Words
My only advice for this question would be to write about you. I remember when I began writing my...
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Recommended summer activities during high school and college
94 Words
I would highly recommend searching for a summer internship whether you are in high school or college. Even doing some community service to see what field of work...
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Why I declined other schools
50 Words
My goal entering college was to attend a UC. I've set that goal for myself...
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High School Performance

GPA
3.92
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Top 10%
 
High School TypePublic
Academic Performance in High School Low at first but improved

Test Scores

Highest ACT
24
 
ACT Score Details
 
Other ACT Scores
ACT Prep
Highest SAT
1590
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1150
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Sports

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesKey Club, Dance, Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA)

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Awards Received

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