KMN178
KMN178,
UC Berkeley ‘19
B.S., Microbiology
I love philosophical or intellectual discussions, reading almost anything, hanging out with friends and eating sushi :)
Features Included
2
Essays
5
Schools
9
Scores
1
Advice
4
ECs
0
Sports

Background

Hometown Benicia, California
GenderFemale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • University of California - Berkeley (Berkeley, CA)
  • Johns Hopkins University (Baltimore, MD)
  • Princeton University (Princeton, NJ)
  • Northwestern University (Evanston, IL)
  • University of Southern California (Los Angeles, CA)
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University of California - Berkeley (Berkeley, CA)

Applied for a B.S. in Microbiology

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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An idea becomes practical as it is researched, erased and redrawn. When it grows from the barest outline, so does my understanding of the concept. I see that there are plenty of opportunities open for new fuel cell mediators—perhaps a new type of anaerobic bacteria? I choose one of a thousand maps lining book shelves and begin to construct my idea. Light slits through wide library windows, faltering before lamps switch on, but I don’t notice. I’ve...
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Supplemental Essay Strong beliefs/principles
6 Words
Wrote about refusal to kill spiders.
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General Admissions Advice

Recommended summer activities during high school and college
54 Words
I always regret not having visited a college through some academic advancement program while in high...
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High School Performance

Weighted GPA
4.35
 
Rank
Top 5%
 
High School TypePublic
College Classes In High School
Academic Performance in High School Steady
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest ACT
34
 
ACT Score Details
 
ACT Prep
SAT IIs

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details5 classes and scores

Sports

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesAmerican Red Cross, French Club, Quiz Bowl/Academic Bowl, Tutoring/Mentoring

Experience & Awards

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