College Admissions Info

University of California - Berkeley, ‘19
BA, Cognitive Science, Computer Science

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Extracurriculars & Awards
  • Personal statement
  • 1 supplemental essays
  • 3 advice topics

Student Background

I am a freshmen at UC Berkeley.
From: Delhi , California
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 9 schools
Accepted At: UC Berkeley, UCLA, UC Davis, Cal Poly, UC Merced, CSULB, CSU Chico, CSU Fresno
Denied At:
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Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: No
Other Language(s) Spoken: Spanish

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1160
Highest SAT: 1600
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High School Performance

GPA, Weighted
Top 1%
High School Type: Public
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Academic Performance in High School: Steady
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Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Tennis
Extracurricular Activities: Academic Decathlon, Community Cleanup / Service, Key Club
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College Application Essays

458 Words
As I stopped helping my uncle in the fields, I was left with more free time to spend. Therefore I joined a local volunteer group, The Helping Hawks, I didn't know what to expect, but I was ready for it. As I was preparing food for the homeless, my mother walked in the kitchen asking me who I was cooking for. Coming from a household where meat was a rarity that we only ate it on special occasions. My mother...

Supplemental Essay: Diversity statement
551 Words
It was my first day of first grade, the teacher spoke a different language, and strangers simply stared at me with their judging eyes. The kids tried talking to me, but since I didn’t understand English they just started laughing at me. My eyes filled with tears, my teacher immediately called home and moments later my mother came to take me home. As we walked to our small home in Modesto I couldn’t even look her in the...

Additional Essay Details:
13 Words
This is the second essay to the personal statement of the UC application.

College Admissions Advice

What I like about my school’s location and culture
19 Words
It is a small school, located...

My advice about getting recommenders
20 Words
Choose a person who knows you...

What I now know about my school that I never would have known prior to enrolling
23 Words
My school is amazing, the people here...