sjheinsohn
sjheinsohn,
UC Davis ‘15
B.A., Japanese Language and Literature
I'm a 4th year Japanese major at UC Davis!
Features Included
2
Essays
1
Schools
5
Scores
5
Advice
2
ECs
0
Sports

Background

Hometown San Jose, California
GenderFemale
EthnicityPrefer Not to Share
AdmissionTransfer
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken French, Japanese

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • University of California - Davis (Davis, CA)
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University of California - Davis (Davis, CA)

Applied for a B.A. in Japanese Language and Literature

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

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Personal Statement
963 Words
Overcoming a health obstacle
What is your intended major? Discuss how your interest in the subject developed and describe any experience you have had in the field — such as volunteer work, internships and employment, participation in student organizations and activities — and what you have gained from your involvement. In the past, I struggled with weight fluctuations and poor dieting habits. I had an attendance to indulge in a little bit of sweets almost everyday. My household was usually supplied with ice cream, cookies, candy,...
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Additional Essay Details
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I discussed my intended major and a personal accomplishment.
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General Admissions Advice

How to approach transferring schools
20 Words
Be proactive about meeting people and...
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My advice about getting recommenders
22 Words
First impressions are everything. Get along with...
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Whether I took out loans or applied for scholarships, and my advice
49 Words
If you're going to take out loans, be sure you can get a great job...
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My favorite course thus far, and why
17 Words
drama 10! It took my mind...
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5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
5 Words
Down-to-earth. Hard-working....
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High School Performance

GPA
3.30
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Top 10%
 
High School TypePublic
Academic Performance in High School Some good some bad

Test Scores

Highest ACT
28
 
ACT Score Details
 
ACT Prep
Highest SAT
1870
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1330
SAT Prep
SAT IIs

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details1 classes and scores

Sports

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesNational Honor Society, Japanese Club

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers

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