College Admissions Info

thecollegedog
University of California - Davis ‘19

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Extracurriculars & Awards
  • Personal statement
  • 1 supplemental essays
  • 1 advice topics

Student Background

18 year old uni student trying to make it through school
From: Bell Gardens , California
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 5 schools
Accepted At: UC Davis, UCSC, UCSB, CLU, UC Irvine
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: No
Other Language(s) Spoken: Spanish

Test Scores

1730
SAT
Converted SAT Score: 1240
Other SAT Scores:

High School Performance

4.13
GPA
Top 5%
Rank
High School Type: Public
College Classes In High School:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

How Spent Summers:
Awards Received:

College Application Essays

Personal Statement: Issue of personal significance
488 Words
Above all, I am a fearful person. Vulnerable and pliable, I work hard to show resilience and firmness, trying with effort to avoid conflict in a dog-eat-dog world. This cynicism is due partly to my parental influence, who wince at the idea of their only daughter being used and trampled underneath the hordes of people also trying to survive in this world. My parents simply desire the best for me, and for me to succeed further than they ever had...







Supplemental Essay: Strong beliefs/principles
472 Words
My aspiring self has never been one to simply follow the norm that everyone else is following. Ever since I have been able to feel the satisfaction of recognition and praise, I have made it a priority to reach one step further than the common goal. It might be because of a subconscious desire to assert my abilities over others, or simply because I value the results of hard work. Either way, I have always rejected complete conformity. I always...







Additional Essay Details:
960 Words
Above all, I am a fearful person. Vulnerable and pliable, I work hard to show resilience and firmness, trying with effort to avoid conflict in a dog-eat-dog world. This cynicism is due partly to my parental influence, who wince at the idea of their only daughter being used and trampled underneath the hordes of people also trying to survive in this world. My parents simply desire the best for me, and for me to succeed further than they ever had...













College Admissions Advice

How to increase chances at my school
179 Words
I will use this space to attempt to give advice to other undergraduates. But seeing as I am an undergraduate myself, I do not know much. I will take the opportunity to use lessons I’ve learned from my past experiences in school to help other students not to fall into similar traps of...