College Admissions Info

University of California - Santa Cruz, ‘18
BA, Acting

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

I'm a freshmen at UCSC, hoping to help out some college hopefuls.
From: Stockton , California , Afghanistan
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 10 schools
Accepted At: UCSC, San Jose State, CSUF
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1310
Highest SAT: 1840
SAT Prep:
PSAT Scores:

High School Performance

(no specification of weighting)
Top 5%
High School Type: Public
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: Choir
Volunteer Experiences:

College Application Essays

Personal Statement: Near death experience
647 Words
March 21st, 2009: a day that lives in infamy; a day that forever changed my life; a day when good and evil were examined under the periscope of human scrutiny; and the day I nearly died. That morning, I awoke happy and fulfilled; it was the day of the dress rehearsal for a concert, in which, I had my first solo! Little did I know, I’d never get to sing that solo. On the way to rehearsal, not even five...

Supplemental Essay: Strong beliefs/principles
347 Words
Music is intertwined into every part of my life. Growing up in a family of musicians, it has always been a deciding factor in my life. My parents, both accomplished musicians, lead the family into our musical endeavors. There is hardly a silent moment in my household, someone always has music playing; or is rehearsing for an audition, concert, or other event. My father, a music teacher for 17 years, has been my support and foundation when it comes to musical...

College Admissions Advice

What I like about my school’s location and culture
128 Words
UC Santa Cruz is a gorgeous campus. Just walking around everyday feels like you are at a summer camp. The community here is close knit, and finding your own special niche is no problem at all. The teachers...