College Admissions Info

University of California - Berkeley, ‘20
Computer Science

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Personal statement
  • 1 supplemental essays
  • 5 advice topics

Student Background

Hi! I'm Eva Hi! My name is Eva, and I am an ACT prep tutor with a passion for teaching and a track record for helping students raise their scores and learn how to study more efficiently. I worked as a tutor through the A+ Program all four years of high sc
From: Kansas City , Missouri
Gender: Female
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 13 schools
Accepted At: NYU, Brandeis, Case, WashU, UMich, Tulane, W&L U
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Spanish, Mandarin

Test Scores

Highest ACT:

High School Performance

GPA, Weighted
Top 1%
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

None reported

College Application Essays

People around the world are wearing my clothes right now. How did this happen? Well, it began one rainy Saturday afternoon as I was cleaning the guest bedroom, an area that had become more of a storage room than anything else. The floor was littered with stacked boxes, filled with forgotten about knick-knacks and outgrown clothes. As I sorted through the piles, it had dawned on me that many of the items that my family had deemed useless, could actually...

Supplemental Essay for UC Berkeley: Unique question posed by school
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Additional Essay Details:
451 Words
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. The lights go up. I grab hands with my fellow castmates as we take our final bow, and the audience roars. Tears well up in my eyes as I am reminded that this is my last high school production. I am suddenly transported to the distant memory of what I was like before I came...

College Admissions Advice

Whether I used a private admissions counselor, and advice I received (UC Berkeley)
85 Words
I did not use a private admissions counselor, however in some ways, I wish I did. My high school counselor did not know much about colleges,...

Recommended summer activities during high school and college (NYU, UC Berkeley)
74 Words
I recommend that you use your summer to your biggest advantage. I spent the summer before my senior year at the NYU...

What I now know about my school that I never would have known prior to enrolling (UC Berkeley)
74 Words
Before I enrolled in Berkeley, I had no idea how hard it would be to enroll in classes. Sure, I've heard a...

My advice about getting recommenders (UC Berkeley, WashU, W&L U, Tulane, UMich, NYU)
31 Words
Choose recommenders that know you well, and most importantly,...

What I like about my school’s location and culture (UC Berkeley)
46 Words
Berkeley is in one of the fastest growing and innovative cities in the country. ...