shanelee
shanelee,
UCSB ‘15
B.A.
4th year undergraduate global studies major at University of California, Santa Barbara
Features Included
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Essays
7
Schools
6
Scores
3
Advice
9
ECs
1
Sports

Background

Hometown Diamond Bar, California
GenderMale
EthnicityAsian
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken French

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • University of California - Santa Barbara (Santa Barbara, CA)
  • University of California - Berkeley (Berkeley, CA)
  • University of California - Davis (Davis, CA)
  • University of California - Irvine (Irvine, CA)
  • University of California - Riverside (Riverside, CA)
  • University of California - San Diego (La Jolla, CA)
  • Pitzer College (Claremont, CA)
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University of California - Santa Barbara (Santa Barbara, CA)

Applied for a B.A. in

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: Both Parents + 1 more

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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“BAA!” Abraham voiced out one of the few sounds that he was able to make. Over the years I had worked with him, I knew that Abraham shouted this whenever he needed anything. Although I had grown accustomed to hearing this cry, along with the routine motion of clapping his hands, there seemed to be something different about Abraham this time. His voice sounded fine, but his body language indicated that he was in discomfort. As I sat on my...
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General Admissions Advice

What I like about my school’s location and culture
247 Words
As a 4th year student at University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB), I can vouch for its uniqueness compared to most of the other UCs. Since it is a school situated on the beach, the surrounding environment is breathtakingly beautiful and is a step different from the other schools. Although the beach itself on the campus isn’t the best beach, there are plenty of other beaches around it that are great for activities...
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Recommended summer activities during high school and college
243 Words
In my experience as well as in the experiences of those I have met in these past four years, I recommend filling your summer with meaningful activities. I use meaningful broadly for a reason since each individual might deem different activities as meaningful. In the most efficient way, make each summer count towards something. This may mean to work on a summer project, to find a summer job or internship, to go abroad...
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Whether I used a private admissions counselor, and advice I received
208 Words
For advice on colleges, what school and program I should look into, and my chances on entering these colleges, I had the help of a college admissions counselor who happened to be my SAT tutor as well. In Diamond Bar, CA, I attended a SAT prep school, Lee’s Review, who not only helped me prepare for my SATs, but also provided...
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High School Performance

GPA
3.5
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Top 50%
 
High School TypePublic
College Classes In High School
Academic Performance in High School Some good some bad

Test Scores

Highest SAT
2110
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1470
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details3 classes and scores

Sports

SportsWrestling

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesChurch, Community Cleanup / Service, French Club, Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA), Habitat for Humanity, Prom Committee, School Band, Tutoring/Mentoring, Student Activities Committee

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received

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