College Admissions Info

alvinhampton
alvinhampton
University of California - Los Angeles, ‘20
BS, Computer Science

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

I'm a very determined and hard working person.
From: Los Angeles , California
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: Native American
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Test Scores

1120
SAT
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High School Performance

3.90
GPA
Top 1%
Rank
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Soccer (Recruited)
Extracurricular Activities: Student Council / Government
Awards Received:

College Application Essays

684 Words
I was born with an extra hand—kind of. Anatomically, I’m normal. I don’t have a third arm protruding from the center of my chest or anything of the sort. I do, however, have the unusual ability to use both hands equally well. When I was little, I thought of my ambidexterity as a fun trick. I always liked to play with people when learning a new skill: “Okay, now are you right or left handed?” “I don...











College Admissions Advice

Post-college plans
60 Words
You’re eager, energetic, and full of ideas, but before you rush to present your thoughts to the...





How to approach transferring schools
64 Words
Even if you think you’ve nailed down your perfect career path, keep an open mind and expose yourself...





What set me apart from other applicants
106 Words
Take a risk and try something unfamiliar while you’re still new to the game. If you’re taking the time to listen, venturing beyond your comfort zone, and seeking guidance from...