College Admissions Info

University of California - Merced, ‘19
BS, Biological and Physical Sciences

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

I'm just about to start College and hope I help any one of you that wish to go to college
From: San Pablo , California
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: Asian
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 5 schools
Accepted At: SFSU, UC Merced
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Vietnamese

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1120
Highest SAT: 1550
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High School Performance

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Top 50%
High School Type: Religious
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Academic Performance in High School: Some good some bad
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Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Tennis
Extracurricular Activities: French Club
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College Application Essays

“Like many other young teenagers my age, I had not always gotten along well with my parents. I use to view them as rude and inconsiderate people whom I could never grow to love, no matter how hard I tried. As life would have it however, certain situations arose that made me realize how much I actually needed them in my life. All the hardships that were thrust my way made me change my mindset about my parents – especially since...

Additional Essay Details:
26 Words
My essay was about me and my social anxiety. I don't really know if this was the reason they accepted me but I think it is.

College Admissions Advice

What I’d change about my application process
12 Words
Have a lot more...

What set me apart from other applicants
10 Words
Being Honest and...

My advice about getting recommenders
13 Words
Choose teachers that like...

Why I declined other schools
18 Words
Visit the schools and see...

How I chose schools to apply to
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I chose schools that i liked and than...