Vickay94
Features Included
2
Essays
9
Schools
6
Scores
2
Advice
4
ECs
0
Sports

Background

Hometown Oakland, California
GenderFemale
EthnicityAsian
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken Cantonese, English, Mandarin

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • University of California - San Diego (La Jolla, CA)
  • University of California - Davis (Davis, CA)
  • San Diego State University (San Diego, CA)
  • University of San Diego (San Diego, CA)
  • Boston University (Boston, MA)
  • University of California - Irvine (Irvine, CA)
  • Case Western Reserve University (Cleveland, OH)
  • University of Southern California (Los Angeles, CA)
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University of California - San Diego (La Jolla, CA)

Applied for a B.A. in

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: Sibling

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Personal Statement
557 Words
Volunteer/public interest work, Work experience
Working for your mother is like running in a dream. No matter how hard you run, you’ll never get anywhere. I practically grew up at my mother’s beauty salon. The bulk of my childhood and teen years were spent there, so it shouldn't come as a surprise to anyone that I’m pretty good at dealing with people. When I wasn't home or out with friends, I was at the salon either sitting behind the front desk or...
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Supplemental Essay Issue of personal significance
394 Words
When I first joined the Red Cross club my sophomore year, the only word to describe it was ‘boring’, but that’s because I wasn't a very active member. Yes, I attended the meetings, but I rarely followed through when it came to the various activities, such as CPR training and hospital volunteering. Quite honestly, I didn’t understand what all the fuss was about, much less cared about it. Then, I started paying more attention to the news, and...
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General Admissions Advice

My extracurricular activities in college, and why I chose them
95 Words
Try new things. I entered college with a major that I never imagined myself to be majoring in, Management Science. This included everything that I disliked, math. But because...
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How I chose schools to apply to
58 Words
Before I applied to schools, I took into consideration the grades I had, what extra-curricular activities I...
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High School Performance

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

Test Scores

Highest SAT
1670
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1200
SAT Prep
SAT IIs

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details4 classes and scores

Sports

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesAmerican Red Cross, Chinese Club, DECA (Distributive Education Clubs of America), Key Club
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received

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