Features Included
1
Essays
8
Schools
8
Scores
5
Advice
4
ECs
0
Sports

Background

Hometown San Jose, California
GenderFemale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken Persian

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • University of California - Berkeley (Berkeley, CA)
  • University of California - Merced (Merced, CA)
  • University of California - Davis (Davis, CA)
  • University of California - Los Angeles (Los Angeles, CA)
  • University of California - Irvine (Irvine, CA)
  • University of California - Riverside (Riverside, CA)
  • University of California - Santa Cruz (Santa Cruz, CA)
  • University of Illinois - Urbana-Champaign (Champaign, IL)
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Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

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Personal Statement
245 Words
Career aspirations
Some people say that French and Spanish are the languages of love, but when properly used, Java and C++ are the real languages that can make anybody swoon. I followed the hype of middle school and created my first Tumblr just like my peers. I grew tired of the generic set-ups Tumblr gave and soon I was introduced into the world of HTML. Just like any language, it was difficult to understand and read, but when coded correctly it would...
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General Admissions Advice

Recommended summer activities during high school and college
29 Words
Check with the schools you are applying to and...
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Additional material sent in after waitlisted or deferred
48 Words
If you get waitlisted and you have to send in an additional essay make...
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What I’d change about my application process
54 Words
Do not apply to schools that you would not even end up going to. Some people...
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Whether I used a private admissions counselor, and advice I received
37 Words
My counselor told me to have a lot of safety schools...
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Why I declined other schools
22 Words
Your vibe will attract your tribe: visit...
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High School Performance

College Classes In High School
Academic Performance in High School Some good some bad
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest ACT
33
 
ACT Score Details
 
Other ACT Scores
ACT Prep
SAT IIs

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details6 classes and scores

Sports

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesCommunity Cleanup / Service, Computer / Technology Volunteer, Hospital Volunteer, Muslim Students Association

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences

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