College Admissions Info

California State University - Long Beach, ‘17
BA, Sociology

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

Transfer student at Cal State Long Beach, GO BEACH! Look at my profile too!
From: ventura , California
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: Hispanic
Legacy: Other Family Member
Admission: Early Decision, Early Action
Applied To: 5 schools
Accepted At: CSUN, CSULB, UCSB
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Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

None Reported

High School Performance

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Top 50%
High School Type: Public
Academic Performance in High School: Steady
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Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Wrestling
Extracurricular Activities: After School Sports Coach, Key Club, Rotary Club
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College Application Essays

409 Words
In 2006, I was diagnosed with having an AVM, arteriovenous malformation. This is caused by abnormal connection between arteries and veins that was in a cluster the size of a hacky sack on the right side of my brain. I was at a point where I could not do anything physical, like: wrestle, play football, or anything else that required an excessive movement or potential harm towards my head. AVMs affect less than 1% of the population, and it happened to me....

Additional Essay Details:
590 Words
One Saturday morning, I was making my way down to City Kidz. As I made my way, picking kids up from the neighborhood as I go, I was halted by the sound of helicopters flying over the block. I became concerned when I was confronted with five police cars upon arrival of a City Kidz member's home. I soon found out that the ten-to-eleven year old next door had stabbed his twenty year old brother. With my work at City...

College Admissions Advice

How to approach transferring schools
94 Words
Go to CC, life would be so much easier, get your good grades you wanted at a CC you couldn't get in high school. Talk to a transfer...

My favorite course thus far, and why
36 Words
My favorite course thus far was my social psychology course that...

My extracurricular activities in college, and why I chose them
40 Words
My extracurricular activity in college was that I was an assistant high...

Recommended summer activities during high school and college
47 Words
What I would recommend during summer is to take at least one summer school...

Why I declined other schools
88 Words
I was accepted to a few schools out of my CC. I was accepted to Long Beach State and a couple other CSUs, I also was...