g.loredo
g.loredo,
UT Austin ‘19
B.S., Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
I got a full scholarship to my school that includes books, housing, and food.
Features Included
2
Essays
5
Schools
14
Scores
3
Advice
4
ECs
0
Sports

Background

Hometown Houston, Texas
GenderFemale
EthnicityHispanic
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken Spanish

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • University of Texas - Austin (Austin, TX)
  • University of California - Davis (Davis, CA)
  • University of California - San Diego (La Jolla, CA)
  • University of Texas - San Antonio (San Antonio, TX)
  • Texas A&M University (College Station, TX)
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University of Texas - Austin (Austin, TX)

Applied for a B.S. in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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From a very young age, I had recognized the inevitability of challenges and hardships as a usual part of my life. The idea of struggle was not a distant probability but a continuous battle my family and I fought. Raised in and out of my grandmother’s home, my siblings and I paid witness to a spectrum of difficulties as children. My parents, whose love I have never questioned, were, and continue to be, in a perpetual battle with each...
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Supplemental Essay Unique question posed by school
681 Words
Considering your lifetime goals, discuss how your current and future academic and extra-curricular activities might help you achieve your goals. As children the very idea of a trip to the zoo made our hearts leap into our throats. This reaction is unsurprising as we let our imaginations control our thoughts. Elephant rides and lion chases were common hopes in my own mind. Of course, as we grew older and matured, the zoo appeared less and less exciting, some even groaning...
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General Admissions Advice

Post-college plans
104 Words
Schools like to know that you are focused and dedicated to getting your education. If you show that you have a plan and will stick to it, you've become that much...
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Most popular extracurricular activities at my college
64 Words
Clubs that students at my school were involved in tended to be the Honor Societies. While that is great...
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My advice about getting recommenders
152 Words
Recommendations are definitely an essential, not only to your college application, but as well as scholarship applications. The best recommendations come from the teachers/adults you have grown close with. Parents and relatives don't cut it. Club sponsors or volunteer officials can give insight on your...
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High School Performance

Weighted GPA
4.5
 
Rank
Top 10%
 
High School TypePublic
College Classes In High School
Academic Performance in High School Low at first but improved
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest ACT
28
 
ACT Score Details
 
ACT Prep
Highest SAT
1910
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1350
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details11 classes and scores

Sports

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesSchool Jazz / Orchestra, National Honor Society, Science Club/Team, Political Campaign
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received
Application Additional Materials

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