izzyyouokay
izzyyouokay,
Occidental ‘19
B.S., Public Health, , Biology, , Computer Science
Interested in Public Health and becoming a gynecologist. STEAM Advocate.
Features Included
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Essays
7
Schools
2
Scores
2
Advice
4
ECs
0
Sports

Background

Hometown San Leandro
GenderFemale
EthnicityAsian
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language No
Other Language(s) Spoken Vietnamese

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Occidental College (Los Angeles, CA)
  • Scripps College (Claremont, CA)
  • Stanford University (Stanford, CA)
  • University of California - Davis (Davis, CA)
  • University of California - Irvine (Irvine, CA)
  • Pomona College (Claremont, CA)
  • University of California - Berkeley (Berkeley, CA)
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Occidental College (Los Angeles, CA)

Applied for a B.S. in Public Health

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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For a long time, my culture and the things around me made me believe that I had to be soft spoken, quiet and submissive. Every time I was loud and outspoken, my mother would quiet me down and say that no man would marry me if I spoke like that. At that time, Amy Tan was the only writer that seemed to represent the Asian American culture. But even she revealed women who were submissive to their husbands. It got...
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Supplemental Essay Unique question posed by school
232 Words
They asked for a personal idiosyncrasy and I said: "A personal idiosyncrasy of mine that all of my friends would agree with me on, is the fact that I bare my soul to anyone that cares to listen or wants to know something about me. I try to live my life as open as possible. I am bisexual. I have been out to everyone besides my family since middle school. That was the only huge thing that weighed upon me...
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General Admissions Advice

What set me apart from other applicants
21 Words
I think what set me apart...
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What I’d change about my school if I were student body president
106 Words
Ever since the "twincipals" came to my school, they have preached the fact that they want everyone to be equal. For example, they have taken away white gowns for the valedictorian, salutatorian...
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High School Performance

Weighted GPA
4.19
 
Rank
Top 1%
 
High School TypePublic
Academic Performance in High School Steady
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest ACT
32
 
ACT Score Details
 
ACT Prep
Highest SAT
1810
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1290
SAT Prep

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Sports

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesAmerican Red Cross, School Band, After School Program Coordinator, Green Club

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Application Additional Materials

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