College Admissions Info

University of California - San Diego, ‘17

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

From: Fremont
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: Asian
Applied To: 10 schools
Accepted At: UCSD, Cal Poly, UC Davis, UC Irvine, UCSB
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Mandarin

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1440
Other SAT Scores:
SAT Prep:

High School Performance

GPA, Weighted
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
College Classes In High School:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Track & Field
Extracurricular Activities: Key Club, Lions Club
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work:

College Application Essays

Personal Statement: Overcoming a health obstacle
597 Words
Tell us about a personal quality, talent, accomplishment, contribution or experience that is important to you. What about this quality or accomplishment makes you proud and how does it relate to the person you are? Born with a paralyzed nerve branch that runs down the right side of my body, it was be doubtful whether I would ever be able to participate in sports. However, I resolved to overcome this infirmity. Accordingly, I kept this disability a secret and was...

Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
525 Words
Known as one of the top and highly respected schools for computer science, I have chosen Carnegie Mellon to study computer science and engineering. As a high school student with a high aptitude for math and science and not much previous experience with computers, I feel that the exceptional faculty and staff will allow me to reach a maximum level of learning and expand my past knowledge. The computer science degree I can potentially earn here will let me control...

College Admissions Advice

Most popular extracurricular activities at my college
6 Words
Community service...

Recommended summer activities during high school and college
8 Words
Find internships...

How I chose schools to apply to
13 Words
Look at what schools...

How to approach transferring schools
15 Words
Make sure you have all...

Why I ultimately chose my school
13 Words
Great Academics and weather....