College Admissions Info

University of California - Davis, ‘18
BS, Animal Sciences and Husbandry

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Extracurriculars & Awards
  • Personal statement
  • 9 advice topics

Student Background

Aspiring Veterinarian with a love for Animals, music, and the creative arts
From: Riverside , California
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 4 schools
Accepted At: Cal Poly, U of Minnesota, VA Tech, UC Davis
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Mandarin, Italian

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1380
Highest SAT: 1960
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High School Performance

GPA, Weighted
Top 5%
High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: 4-H
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College Application Essays

Describe the world you come from — for example, your family, community, or school — and tell us how your world has shaped your dreams and aspirations. I come from a lower-middle class family, with a stay-at-home mom, and a working dad. Neither of my parents went to college, and figuring out how to get into a good college is something I have had to learn all on my own. I had never heard of the International Baccalaureate until North High School...

College Admissions Advice

My favorite course thus far, and why
45 Words
Animal Science is my go-to, and I love lab sessions and interacting with the...

5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
6 Words
fit, relaxed,...

Why I ultimately chose my school
17 Words
UC Davis was my number 1...

How I chose schools to apply to
54 Words
Once I figured out I wanted to do pre-vet, UC Davis was the obvious #1 choice, then...

What I like about my school’s location and culture
71 Words
Animals, animals, animals! Well, agriculture anyways. Everyone in Davis has a connection to agriculture one way or another, and everything in...

Whether I took out loans or applied for scholarships, and my advice
40 Words
Don't do what I've been doing. Apply, apply, and apply again, and...

What I’d change about my application process
36 Words
Apply early, not just to increase your chances of getting in,...

Most popular extracurricular activities at my college
23 Words
People are always looking for teams for...

What I’d change about my school if I were student body president
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I'd have a lot more advising going on, about financial aid...