College Admissions Info

alwaysfaith
alwaysfaith
University of California - San Diego, ‘18
BS, Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Extracurriculars & Awards
  • 7 advice topics

Student Background

My passions are science, writing and music. I hope to use my passions to make a lasting impact on the world around me.
From: Brooklyn , New York
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Asian
Legacy: Both Parents
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 6 schools
Accepted At: UC Berkeley, UCLA, UCSD, UC Irvine, UC Davis, Pacific
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Spanish

Test Scores

2040
SAT
Converted SAT Score: 1430
Highest SAT: 2040
Other SAT Scores:
SAT Prep:

High School Performance

4.50
GPA
Top 1%
Rank
High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: Academic Decathlon, Church, Tutoring/Mentoring, Science Club/Team, Math Team, National Honor Society
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College Application Essays

College Admissions Advice

What set me apart from other applicants
52 Words
I took the most challenging courses offered at my school and pushed myself to excel. I...





Why I ultimately chose my school
35 Words
This school is my dream school because of its dedication to...





Why I declined other schools
35 Words
The majors offered were not as pharmacy-focused as I would have...





Post-college plans
18 Words
I would like to be...





My advice about getting recommenders
43 Words
A good student meets the teachers'/professors' expectations, but a great student surpasses...





5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
5 Words
Nerdy, dedicated,...





What I like about my school’s location and culture
34 Words
My school is in La Jolla, twenty minutes away from...