Kathleen Leon,
CSULB ‘19
B.S., Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
I am a hardworking individual that strives to achive my goals.
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Background

Hometown Long Beach, California
GenderFemale
EthnicityHispanic
AdmissionRegular Decision
First Gen College StudentYes
English First Language No
Other Language(s) Spoken Spanish

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • California State University - Long Beach (Long Beach, CA)
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California State University - Long Beach (Long Beach, CA)

Applied for a B.S. in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

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Personal Statement
525 Words
Family background
I despise walking, but the only place worth walking to through my dangerous neighborhood is the library. The library provides me a sanctuary; it is quiet, cool, and still. I can read for hours and draw from several ideas of what I just read. Not too many people in my neighborhood would ever consider the library as a sanctuary. My neighborhood is not the brightest or cleanest. My community is underserved and known for vandalism and crime. I can see...
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General Admissions Advice

What I’d change about my application process
57 Words
Do not wait until the last week to start writing a personal statement. Understand that universities are...
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Recommended summer activities during high school and college
45 Words
It is important that if you want to attend a private university, a 4.0 doesn't...
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Why I declined other schools
69 Words
Sometimes money has a great impact on what school you want to attend. If you want to become a nurse or...
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Why I ultimately chose my school
32 Words
I believed that I would have a smoother transition into...
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High School Performance

GPA
3.84
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Top 1%
 
High School TypePublic

Test Scores

Highest ACT
21
 
ACT Score Details
 
Highest SAT
960
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score740

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