College Admissions Info

alexparkap
alexparkap
University of California - Berkeley ‘19
BS, Business Administration and Management

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

Living and breathing business since high school
From: Wayne , New Jersey
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: Asian, White Non-Hispanic
Accepted At: NYU, Northeastern, Rutgers, Indiana, UNC, UCLA, USC, Georgetown, UVA, UMich
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:

Test Scores

2270
SAT
Converted SAT Score: 1550
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High School Performance

4.11
GPA
Top 1%
Rank
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Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Golf
Extracurricular Activities: Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA), Quiz Bowl/Academic Bowl, School Newspaper/Magazine/Journalism, National Honor Society
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College Application Essays

Personal Statement for UC Berkeley, Harvard, Yale, Dartmouth, Columbia, Brown, Cornell, UPenn, UChicago, Northwestern, NYU, Northeastern, Rutgers, Indiana, UNC, UCLA, USC, Georgetown, UVA, UMich: Creative personal story
652 Words
The pen. La pluma. La plume. Despite the deviation in language, the meaning remains the same: the pen-the world's most powerful weapon. My source of empowerment. The end of a ravishing river flowing with permanence. The pen is the epicenter of a passionate love triangle between man, itself, and paper. It is one-half of a nonmetallic magnetic attraction; paper and pen, pen and paper-the ultimate synergy. In my pocket it finds a home: a protective cage, a warm embrace. As...









College Admissions Advice

What I’d change about my application process
53 Words
Realize that you're evaluated in the context of your school, and that may or may not...





My advice about getting recommenders
43 Words
My private college coach told me to only use core subject recommenders. I...





Post-college plans
32 Words
Build your resume with work experience as fast as you...





Why I ultimately chose my school (UC Berkeley)
38 Words
Haas. But be careful. I got lucky and got in. I'm...