guagmeli
guagmeli,
UCLA ‘19
B.S., Neuroscience, , Neuroscience and Neurobiology
Features Included
3
Essays
4
Schools
4
Scores
5
Advice
7
ECs
2
Sports

Background

Hometown Santa Ana, California
GenderFemale
EthnicityHispanic, Native American
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken Spanish

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • University of California - Los Angeles (Los Angeles, CA)
  • University of California - Riverside (Riverside, CA)
  • California State University - Fullerton (Fullerton, CA)
  • California State University - San Bernardino (San Bernardino, CA)
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University of California - Los Angeles (Los Angeles, CA)

Applied for a B.S. in Neuroscience

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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It was routine. Every few months, we anticipated leaving our bedroom because my father's employment was always unstable, so we could never afford our own place. After missing two or three rent payments, my father and I would go in search of a new bedroom. We always went to the same place, a local meat market where people inquired about renting rooms, living rooms, and car garages. At the age of fourteen I attempted to find employment so I could...
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Supplemental Essay Issue of personal significance
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Additional Essay Details
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I've had a lot of medical issues so it'd distract me from my education at times. Freshman year I was in a bad car accident where my spleen ruptured and I was bleeding internally. I was about to get surgery when one day the pain just goes away. Today, along with my pediatrician, I have a neurologist and an endocrinologist. I have a neurologist because I had a small nodule in my pituitary gland, so I was tested for a...
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General Admissions Advice

What I’d change about my application process
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To not procrastinate and leave it all until the last minute. I would have also started on my...
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Recommended summer activities during high school and college
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Get a job and continue doing community service. Also get ahold of...
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What set me apart from other applicants
66 Words
Personally, I believe it's my adversity that got me into my college. It was my perseverance and my "don't give...
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Why I ultimately chose my school
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UCLA has such an amazing atmosphere! Yes, it's a huge campus, which can be intimidating for some, but everyone...
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Whether I took out loans or applied for scholarships, and my advice
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I applied to many scholarships but since I applied to many nationwide scholarships I thought I would get at least one. I was able to get a few community scholarships...
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High School Performance

Weighted GPA
4.20
 
Rank
Top 10%
 
High School TypePublic
Academic Performance in High School Steady
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest ACT
21
 
ACT Score Details
 
ACT Prep
Highest SAT
1460
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1070
SAT Prep

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details2 classes and scores

Sports

SportsCross Country, Track & Field

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesAmerican Red Cross, Big Brother/Big Sister, Community Cleanup / Service, French Club, Nursing Home Volunteer, Nonprofit, NGO or Charitable Organization, Hospital Volunteer

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received

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