College Admissions Info

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

From: delano , California
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Asian
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 14 schools
Accepted At: UCSB, William & Mary, UCSD, Pomona
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: No
Other Language(s) Spoken: Tagalog

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1300
Highest SAT: 1830
Other SAT Scores:
SAT Prep:
Highest ACT:
Other ACT Scores:
ACT Prep:

High School Performance

GPA, Weighted
Top 5%
High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady
Explanation of Any Low Grades:

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Basketball, Cross Country
Extracurricular Activities: Marching Band, Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA)

College Application Essays

An airplane passes above the valley where I live. It carries memories, and I smile as I let it carry me back. Three years old. I can vaguely remember holding my mom’s hand as we walk across a crowded city-- Tokyo. Five years old. Comforting my mom as she cries and yells at my father. She pushes me, Go with your dad. Take care of your sister. I got up and held my little sister’s hand--Philippines. Nine years...

College Admissions Advice

Why I ultimately chose my school
78 Words
The thing is, my school chose me! Pomona College is a wonderful school, a place I consider home because though it is a...

How to increase chances at my school
62 Words
Because colleges are accepting less and less students every year, many students will emphasize why they are the IDEAL...

Post-college plans
18 Words
I want to be a...

What I’d change about my application process
4 Words

Whether I used a private admissions counselor, and advice I received
9 Words
Be yourself. That...