College Admissions Info

University of California - Berkeley, ‘17
BA, English

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

From: Hayward , California
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Transfer
Applied To: 1 school
Accepted At: UC Berkeley
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Spanish

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1090
Highest SAT: 1500
SAT Prep:

High School Performance

(no specification of weighting)
Top 10%
High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Some good some bad

Extracurriculars & Awards

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Awards Received:

College Application Essays

1002 Words
In my semester as a peer tutor, I have learned that every meeting with a student presents a new opportunity to learn—both for the student and for me. When I help students on their papers I want them to value not only proper grammar or structure, but to value their own thoughts. I want to make sure that they can clearly convey their message to the reader by including their own perspective from their personal experiences. What I value...

Supplemental Essay: Issue of personal significance
164 Words
When I worked at Papa Murphy's pizza, I was present when an armed robbery occurred. My co-workers and I were held at gunpoint to open the safe for the robber. This incident happened three months before I graduated from high school. I was startled and shocked to experience this. After, I began to think more about our society. I was beginning to see why people commit such acts out of desperation. It was because they weren't given opportunities as children...

College Admissions Advice

My extracurricular activities in college, and why I chose them
41 Words
My extracurricular activities in college helped lead me to my major and...