College Admissions Info

kkarson
‘18
BA,

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

An indecisive college undergrad student.
From: Danville , California
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: Asian
Legacy: Both Parents
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 9 schools
Accepted At: UCSC, Arizona, Arizona State, Cal Poly Pomona
Denied At:
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Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Cantonese, Mandarin

Test Scores

1930
SAT
24
ACT
Converted SAT Score: 1370
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High School Performance

3.21
GPA
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High School Type: Public
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Academic Performance in High School: Some good some bad
Explanation of Any Low Grades:

Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: Key Club, Biking/Cycling, Photography / Film, School Band
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College Application Essays

"I'm sorry, what's this thing floating in my soup?" asks a curious customer. Turning around, I reply to the Westerner, "Oh, that's just some wintermelon and a piece of pork!" He looks puzzled and his Chinese friend tries to dismiss his misgivings by assuring him of the wonderful taste as well as the health benefits of the Fresh Wintermelon Soup. I was disappointed in myself. I had forgotten to heed my mom's advice: always keep in mind what kinds of...









College Admissions Advice

What I’d change about my application process
101 Words
Personally, I would have worked harder on the essays and found someone to help me along the pathway of college admissions. It is a stressful time in our lives, as...