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The University of California San Diego

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Tips mention: Interview (0), ACT/SAT (25), Grades (38), Sports/Extracurriculars (23), College Essay (13)
Surprisingly, I didn't have a great GPA and SATOct 15 2012Biology
Surprisingly, I didn't have a great GPA and SAT. I'm pretty sure my essay got me in, so if you want to come here and your numbers aren't great, don't lost hope! Your essay can be a savior.
SAT: 2150 Male
Wrote a good essay letter and signed the transferApr 27 2012Physics
Wrote a good essay letter and signed the transfer guarantee contract at my community college.
Male
I got excellent grades, was in many clubs, andJan 02 2012History/Histories (art history/etc.)
I got excellent grades, was in many clubs, and excelled in more than one sport. My SAT scores were not as high and I wanted them so I made up for it with extra-curriculars, community service and sports.
Female
My stats weren't outstanding in high school but INov 18 2011Economics
My stats weren't outstanding in high school but I had really solid ECs and I wrote very personal essays.
SAT: 1890 Female
I did very well on my SAT and in high schoolJul 08 2011Other
I did very well on my SAT and in high school. Not that many colleges offer Cog Sci as a major and I needed to stay in Cal.
SAT: 740 Female
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