jchoi96,
U San Fran ‘19
B.A., Asian Studies, , Design and Applied Arts, , Graphic Design
I was born and raised in the Bay Area, California.
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Essays
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Schools
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Scores
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Advice
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ECs
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Sports

Background

Hometown Oakland, California
GenderFemale
EthnicityAsian
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language No
Other Language(s) Spoken Cantonese, Mandarin, Spanish

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • University of San Francisco (San Francisco, CA)
  • University of California - Davis (Davis, CA)
  • New York University (New York, NY)
  • University of California - Santa Barbara (Santa Barbara, CA)
  • Boston University (Boston, MA)
  • Emory University (Atlanta, GA)
  • Vanderbilt University (Nashville, TN)
  • University of California - Santa Cruz (Santa Cruz, CA)
  • Claremont McKenna College (Claremont, CA)
  • California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo (San Luis Obispo, CA)
  • University of California - San Diego (La Jolla, CA)
  • Northeastern University (Boston, MA)
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University of San Francisco (San Francisco, CA)

Applied for a B.A. in Asian Studies

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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As I stood by the front door of our apartment, eagerly waiting for Mom to take me to my first day of kindergarten, I saw our neighbors walking their children out of the building. “Mommy, look! Kui dei zou la!” I exclaimed in Cantonese, fearing we might be left behind. Instead of taking my hand and walking me to school with the other children, she led me to our car. “Jing, we’re not going to school with them anymore....
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General Admissions Advice

Why I ultimately chose my school
128 Words
Despite being admitted to UCs and other amazing schools in California and the east coast, I ultimately chose to stay in the Bay Area, specifically San Francisco. Location was a huge factor for where I went to college....
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High School Performance

GPA
3.98
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Top 10%
 
High School TypePublic

Test Scores

Highest SAT
2280
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1550

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Sports

SportsSwimming/Diving (Recruited)

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesKey Club

Experience & Awards

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