College Admissions Info

University of California - Davis, ‘19
BS, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

I am a Freshman at UCD! I'm a Biochemistry Major. Aspiring to become an Anesthesiologist. Here to give advice and helpful tips!
From: Davis , California
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Hispanic, Prefer Not to Share
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 8 schools
Accepted At: UC Irvine, UC Riverside, UC Davis, Cal Poly Pomona, CSUF, CSUSB, CSUSM
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Is English First Language: No
Other Language(s) Spoken: Spanish

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1220
Highest SAT: 1700
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High School Performance

GPA, Weighted
Top 5%
High School Type: Public
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Academic Performance in High School: Steady
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Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: American Cancer Society, Church, National Honor Society, Tutoring/Mentoring, Community Cleanup / Service
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College Application Essays

749 Words
With music, I am able to protect my own world from being destroyed by negativity. Music has been, and currently is, the most significant contributor to my life experience. After being captivated by my father’s ability to play mariachi music on the guitar with so much passion, a desire to do the same grew upon me. Therefore, when my father had noticed my great interest in mariachi music he immediately bought me my own guitar and began to teach...

Additional Essay Details:
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Make your personal essay as artful as possible by just adding vivid illustrations of the experiences you want to write about. Music empowers me, allowing the cultivation of optimistic worldviews and self-actualization. My parents have been involved with Mariachi music their whole life and it has inspired me to continue my cultural tradition. Through each song that I perform, part of me is able to project an emotion that varies with each musical note, but though each note is unique,...

College Admissions Advice

What I’d change about my application process
62 Words
I received amazing support and help from my high school counselor and my Career Career instructor. Thanks to them...

How I chose schools to apply to
52 Words
I STRONGLY recommend that you research the universities that you are both interested and have heard...