College Admissions Info

University of California - Santa Barbara, ‘16
BA, Accounting, Economics

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

Global Studies Major, currently Traveling the World
From: Los Angeles , California
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: Asian
Applied To: 7 schools
Accepted At: UC Berkeley, UC Irvine, UC Riverside
Denied At:
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Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Korean, Spanish

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1310
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High School Performance

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Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Baseball, Tennis
Extracurricular Activities: American Red Cross, Boy/Girl Scouts, World/Global Affairs Club
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College Application Essays

I have the full essays somwhere in my email and am happy to forward it to you if you like but this is what I wrote about: My achievement and role as a leader in boyscouts and as an eagle scout/ president of clubs and orgnization What people told me I am vs what strived for being who I was. How I was raised and how it was diffcult for me to get a better education and understanding the importance...

Supplemental Essay: Issue of personal significance
6 Words
Why getting a higher education matters

Supplemental Essay: Explaining disciplinary action
12 Words
How I feel is different from growing up with an asian family

Additional Essay Details:
31 Words
This has to be very personal and moral at the same time. I cannot give you any examples because this is about YOU and YOURSELF and what you want to achieve

College Admissions Advice

What I’d change about my application process
74 Words
Do not state your major on your applications. Unless you are 100% sure that's the thing you want to do, don't do it....

Why I declined other schools
50 Words
I declined three of my schools because they didn't offer full scholarship. Also I was...

Most popular extracurricular activities at my college
70 Words
There's always a set area for you to have fun with your friends anywhere in SB. Also if youre atheletic there's...

My favorite course thus far, and why
56 Words
My favorite courses were Global Studies although I got in with a Pre Econ major, i later...