jenny9898
jenny9898,
UC Davis ‘19
B.S.
People call me motherly, and I love to help others! Don't be afraid to ask me any questions!
Features Included
3
Essays
11
Schools
8
Scores
2
Advice
5
ECs
1
Sports

Background

Hometown
GenderFemale
EthnicityAsian
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken Mandarin, German

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • University of California - Davis (Davis, CA)
  • University of California - Berkeley (Berkeley, CA)
  • University of California - Los Angeles (Los Angeles, CA)
  • University of California - San Diego (La Jolla, CA)
  • University of California - Santa Barbara (Santa Barbara, CA)
  • Emory University (Atlanta, GA)
  • Vanderbilt University (Nashville, TN)
  • Washington University in St. Louis (St. Louis, MO)
  • University of Illinois - Urbana-Champaign (Champaign, IL)
  • Kentucky State University (Frankfort, KY)
  • Rice University (Houston, TX)
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University of California - Davis (Davis, CA)

Applied for in

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: Both Parents

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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“'Morning Jenny-jiejie!” my six-year-old student shouts as he bounds through the door. As his mother waves, he runs to the table, eager to begin his lesson. “Ready?” I ask him. He nods. “Ok, let's begin.” Three years ago, I was hired for a job as an English tutor. Although I had never taught children before, I had always loved taking care of them. Benny was like every other three-year-old boy-restless and eager, never sitting still for long. I had worked...
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Supplemental Essay Unique question posed by school
511 Words
“With pure imagination and basic crochet skills, you can create anything!” Simplecraft’s president enthusiastically exclaimed. Her presentation consisted of pictures of stylish crocheted clothes, jewelry, and stuffed animals, a far cry from the monotonous chain of yarn I had just learned to crochet. Most members were in the same boat, still struggling to finish basic chains. After weeks of the same lesson, I was fed up. I wanted to create, to shape, to build! I resolved to take matters...
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Additional Essay Details
137 Words
For a personal statement, if you write something that almost everyone else has written (e.g. a role model story about your parent) then it will be boring and it will not stand out to the college. Remember, the people who read your essays have read about 1000 essays that day, so they're looking for things that make you stand out, that make you fit their school's values and criteria. Make sure to emphasize your strengths, and your quirks--what makes you...
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General Admissions Advice

Recommended summer activities during high school and college
71 Words
Internships and lots of work experience! Sure, grades are super important, but colleges want to see you as a well rounded...
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My advice about getting recommenders
79 Words
Choose a staple subject, and a quirky, interesting subject. It would be good if the two subjects were not similar as well. For example,...
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High School Performance

GPA
3.74
(no specification of weighting)
High School TypeInternational
Academic Performance in High School Low one semester/year

Test Scores

Highest SAT
2150
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1490
SAT Prep
SAT IIs

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details6 classes and scores

Sports

SportsTennis

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesHabitat for Humanity, Community Cleanup / Service, Hospital Volunteer, School Jazz / Orchestra, Student Council / Government

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received

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