asanghvi
asanghvi,
UCLA ‘18
B.S., Civil Engineering
Features Included
2
Essays
10
Schools
15
Scores
6
Advice
6
ECs
0
Sports

Background

Hometown San Jose, California
GenderFemale
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • University of California - Los Angeles (Los Angeles, CA)
  • University of California - Davis (Davis, CA)
  • University of California - San Diego (La Jolla, CA)
  • University of California - Berkeley (Berkeley, CA)
  • Santa Clara University (Santa Clara, CA)
  • University of Southern California (Los Angeles, CA)
  • Cornell University (Ithaca, NY)
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Cambridge, MA)
  • Brown University (Providence, RI)
  • Stanford University (Stanford, CA)
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University of California - Los Angeles (Los Angeles, CA)

Applied for in Civil Engineering

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: Both Parents + 1 more

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Apple, Hewlett-Packard, Facebook, and I were all born in the same place--Silicon Valley, a lively area famous for its technological achievements. Our community is remarkably diverse. Many of my classmates at my Catholic high school are of mixed heritage, and I myself have an Asian Indian father and a Caucasian mother. Our melting pot combines not only an assortment of ethnicities (and their mouth-watering cuisines), but it also fosters a tolerant, open-minded attitude. My friends and I happily celebrate our...
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Supplemental Essay “Why us” school essay
227 Words
How could a prospective applicant pass by the one of the happiest universities in the United States without feeling awed? Everyone knows that Brown is a highly acclaimed research university, but what I love about Brown is that students are encouraged to feast on the knowledge of the world and then apply that knowledge to improve society and themselves. I can pursue engineering, but I can also indulge my interest in word etymology, computer science, and even the works of...
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General Admissions Advice

My favorite course thus far, and why
50 Words
Contrary to popular opinion, my favorite course so far at UCLA has been Multivariable Calculus ...
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5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
5 Words
Intelligent, Friendly,...
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What I’d change about my application process
53 Words
If I had to redo my college application process, I would apply for engineering schools as...
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My advice about getting recommenders
101 Words
It is really important to develop relationships with your teachers and professors in order to gain possible recommenders for recommendation letters (this includes applying to grad school as well). Start...
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Recommended summer activities during high school and college
136 Words
During the summer, instead of sitting around at home doing nothing, apply for a few internships or jobs. Even if these jobs seem boring and menial, if you really have nothing else to do, a summer job can be an extremely...
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Why I ultimately chose my school
104 Words
I visited all the schools I was admitted to, and when I visited UCLA, I realized that UCLA was the place for me. It truly was the trip there that finalized...
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High School Performance

Weighted GPA
4.50
 
Rank
Top 5%
 
High School TypeReligious
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest SAT
2070
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1450
SAT Prep
SAT IIs

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details11 classes and scores

Sports

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesGreen Club, National Honor Society, South Asian Student Alliance, School Jazz / Orchestra, Tutoring/Mentoring, School Newspaper/Magazine/Journalism
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received
Application Additional Materials

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