genesis.herrera2212
genesis.herrer,
UCLA ‘18
B.S.
I work hard to reach objectives and goals.
Features Included
1
Essays
8
Schools
5
Scores
6
Advice
1
ECs
0
Sports

Background

Hometown Los angeles, California
GenderFemale
EthnicityHispanic
First Gen College StudentYes
English First Language No
Other Language(s) Spoken Spanish

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • University of California - Los Angeles (Los Angeles, CA)
  • University of California - Irvine (Irvine, CA)
  • University of California - Riverside (Riverside, CA)
  • University of California - Santa Barbara (Santa Barbara, CA)
  • California State University - Fullerton (Fullerton, CA)
  • California State University - Long Beach (Long Beach, CA)
  • California State University - Northridge (Los Angeles, CA)
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University of California - Los Angeles (Los Angeles, CA)

Applied for a B.S.

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

Describe the most significant challenge you have faced and the steps you have taken to overcome this challenge. How has this challenge affected your academic achievement?
As a global leader in health, Baylor College of Medicine Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences (GSBS) represents the intersection of education and science. My motivation for seeking a Doctor of Philosophy ( Ph .D. ) in Immunology and Microbiology stems from a desire to investigate plant and microbe cell communication and contribute to an academic institution through continued dedication to teaching and researching. With this opportunity , I can continue my science training and perfect my laboratory skills to apply them to issues...
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School Specific Advice

Why I declined other schools
63 Words
I declined Cal Poly, my dream school, because of family housing. You do not need to pay more money...
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How to balance class with social or extracurricular involvements
64 Words
The STEM at UCLA is cut throat for the lower division (pre-requisite) courses. It is nearly impossible to have...
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Research, job or internship opportunities available to students at my school
49 Words
There are many opportunities and at the same time there are limited opportunities. You are...
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The academic rigor of a typical course load or in my major
60 Words
The academic rigor is insane, you are graded harsh, the tests are graded on a curve in lower...
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Post-college plans
19 Words
it is important to be a...
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More Essays

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General Admissions Advice

What I wish I had known as a first generation applicant
22 Words
Learning how to study and letting your...
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High School Performance

Unweighted GPA
4.00
 
Rank
Top 1%
 
College Classes In High School
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest ACT
4
 
ACT Score Details
 
Other ACT Scores
ACT Prep
Highest SAT
1200
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score890
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details3 classes and scores

Sports

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesTutoring/Mentoring
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Awards Received

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