College Admissions Info

BS, Biological and Physical Sciences, Biology, Biology and Biological Sciences

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

I am heading off to college this coming fall. I love basketball and it's pretty much all I do!
From: Santa Cruz , California
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Black / African American, Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1140
Highest SAT: 1570
Other SAT Scores:
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High School Performance

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High School Type: Public

Extracurriculars & Awards

None reported

College Application Essays

When I was in the fall of my sophomore year, my step-father, the father figure that had been apart of my life since I was ten, packed his bags and left my life for good. As a newly unemployed single mother, my mom had to find a way to pay a $2,500 rent on her own. Despite the odds stacked against her, she managed to find both a job and a way to keep us afloat. Watching my mother’s marriage...

College Admissions Advice

What I’d change about my application process
126 Words
Definitely don't underestimate the time it takes to write your scholarship application essays. I made the mistake of waiting till the last minute for one of mine and if it hadn't been for the fact that the school...