College Admissions Info

University of California - Santa Barbara, ‘20
BS, Psychology

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Extracurriculars & Awards
  • Personal statement
  • 1 supplemental essays
  • 1 advice topics

Student Background

I am too wealthy for financial aid, but too poor for college.
From: Eagle River , Alaska
Gender: Female
First Gen College Student: No
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Accepted At: UCSD, Washington
Denied At:
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Withdrew From:

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1400
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High School Performance

GPA, Weighted
Top 5%
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Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Tennis
Extracurricular Activities: School Jazz / Orchestra
Volunteer Experiences:

College Application Essays

547 Words
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...

Supplemental Essay for UCSB, UCSD, UCLA, Washington: 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....

College Admissions Advice

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