baileyrsmith
baileyrsmith,
UCSB ‘20
B.S., Psychology
I am too wealthy for financial aid, but too poor for college.
Features Included
2
Essays
5
Schools
7
Scores
1
Advice
1
ECs
1
Sports

Background

Hometown Eagle River, Alaska
GenderFemale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
First Gen College StudentNo

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • University of California - Santa Barbara (Santa Barbara, CA)
  • University of California - San Diego (La Jolla, CA)
  • University of California - Los Angeles (Los Angeles, CA)
  • University of Southern California (Los Angeles, CA)
  • University of Washington (Seattle, WA)
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University of California - Santa Barbara (Santa Barbara, CA)

Applied for a B.S. in Psychology

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

As the child of a parent enlisted in the military, I spent my childhood identifying as a ‘dependent.’ To the government, this defines you as a person who is reliant, both medically and financially, on whomever is the active duty or retired service member in your family. However, to me this single word has a multitude of definitions, most of all it means I was exposed to an incredibly complex and emotional world. A world in which the preservation of...
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Supplemental Essay: Other
299 Words
For the vast majority of my childhood, I have been raised solely by my mother. Having such a strong and independent role model in my life enabled me to be responsible and mature at a young age. My mother has raised a child, attended and graduated from college, and even maintained an incredibly stressful and demanding career without much help or support from anyone else, as my father was frequently absent and my step father spent many years deployed overseas....
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School Specific Advice

More Essays

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General Admissions Advice

What I’d change about my application process
31 Words
If I could complete the application process all over...
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High School Performance

Weighted GPA
4.30
 
Rank
Top 5%
 
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest ACT
30
 
ACT Score Details
 
Other ACT Scores
ACT Prep
Highest SAT
1980
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1400
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details5 classes and scores

Sports

SportsTennis

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesSchool Jazz / Orchestra

Experience & Awards

Volunteer Experiences

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