College Admissions Info

San Diego State University, ‘19
BA, Social Work and Youth Services

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Personal statement
  • 5 advice topics

Student Background

Hello, my name is Yesenia Lopez.
From: San Diego , California
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 11 schools
Accepted At: UC Riverside, Redlands, Mills, UC Merced, SDSU, CSU Chico
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: No
Other Language(s) Spoken: Spanish

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1210
Highest SAT: 1690
SAT Prep:
Highest ACT:

High School Performance

(no specification of weighting)
Top 50%
High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:

Extracurriculars & Awards

None reported

College Application Essays

Personal Statement: Volunteer/public interest work
505 Words
I believe that everybody should make a contribution to their community, whether it be contributing by serving or contributing financially. Our community depends on us to improve and provide the resources necessary for the success of the people living there. One way which I have contributed to my community is by volunteering and spending my time tutoring at a neighborhood program called ACCESS Inc. Not only do I help younger students with their homework, I know that I am an...

College Admissions Advice

Whether I took out loans or applied for scholarships, and my advice
37 Words
I think that it is very important to start applying for...

How I chose schools to apply to
55 Words
The schools that I chose to apply to were because I truly wanted to attend there. I...

What I’d change about my application process
42 Words
I would not like to change anything about the application process, I think...

My advice about getting recommenders
31 Words
To get recommendations, you have to make connections with...

Why I ultimately chose my school
60 Words
I ultimately chose San Diego State University because I want to stay in SD, and I have been...