SALLY888
SALLY888,
UC Berkeley ‘20
B.A., Undecided
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Features Included
1
Essays
5
Schools
3
Scores
7
Advice
2
ECs
1
Sports

Background

Hometown Castro Valley, California
GenderFemale
EthnicityAsian
First Gen College StudentYes

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • University of California - Berkeley (Berkeley, CA)
  • University of California - Davis (Davis, CA)
  • University of California - San Diego (La Jolla, CA)
  • California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo (San Luis Obispo, CA)
  • University of California - Irvine (Irvine, CA)
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University of California - Berkeley (Berkeley, CA)

Applied for a B.A. in Undecided

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

Coming to America in 2008 created hardships but provided opportunities for me to thrive. My study of piano was put on hiatus for two years due to financial problems, but a second-hand piano allowed me to teach myself until I met my piano teacher a year later. My dream of excellence gave me hope as I learned new techniques with Koko for a year. But due to my mother’s unexpected pregnancy, I had to give up music again. Unable to...
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School Specific Advice

5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
7 Words
Motivated, ambitious,...
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How to balance class with social or extracurricular involvements
69 Words
Always remember quality > quantity. Especially in college, pick an organization/club that strongly aligns with your passion/areas of interest. Talk...
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The stress level and competitiveness of a typical student at my school
74 Words
I am going to be honest.... there are nights when I pull an all-nighter at the library. Balance your schedule so that...
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My favorite course thus far, and why
51 Words
I love R1B because it challenged me to actually read (no Sparknotes in college...
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My schedule on a typical weekday
25 Words
Sleep, go to classes, attend office hour, learn...
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How to increase chances at my school
22 Words
Get your high school alumni who is...
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More Essays

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General Admissions Advice

Recommended summer activities during high school and college
26 Words
Definitely consider taking classes at community service but...
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High School Performance

Weighted GPA
4.40
 
Rank
Top 10%
 
High School TypePublic
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest ACT
31
 
ACT Score Details
 
Other ACT Scores
ACT Prep

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details2 classes and scores

Sports

SportsTrack & Field

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesAsian Club / Asian Interactive Youth Association, School Newspaper/Magazine/Journalism

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Awards Received

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