kkarson,
‘18
B.A.
An indecisive college undergrad student.
Features Included
1
Essays
9
Schools
9
Scores
1
Advice
4
ECs
0
Sports

Background

Hometown Danville, California
GenderMale
EthnicityAsian
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken Cantonese, Mandarin

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • University of California - Santa Cruz (Santa Cruz, CA)
  • University of California - Berkeley (Berkeley, CA)
  • University of California - Irvine (Irvine, CA)
  • University of California - Riverside (Riverside, CA)
  • University of California - San Diego (La Jolla, CA)
  • University of Arizona (Tucson, AZ)
  • Arizona State University (Tempe, AZ)
  • California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo (San Luis Obispo, CA)
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Applied for a B.A. in

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: Both Parents

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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"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...
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General 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...
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High School Performance

GPA
3.21
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
N/A
 
High School TypePublic
Academic Performance in High School Some good some bad
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest ACT
24
 
ACT Score Details
 
Other ACT Scores
ACT Prep
Highest SAT
1930
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1370
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep
SAT IIs

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details4 classes and scores

Sports

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesKey Club, Biking/Cycling, Photography / Film, School Band

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received

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