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Discus: What Are My Chances?: September 2003 Archive: Berkley???
By Geniusash (Geniusash) on Sunday, September 07, 2003 - 06:45 pm: Edit

I hate reading posts of students with similar stats, but I'll post mine anyway. Would you kindly rate my chances?

WASP Female
SATS:800v 740m-1540 comb.
GPA: 3.7 uw
RANK: 120/600ish (bad, I know)
APs:USH-5, Lang&Comp-5, Psych-5
This year:
Music Theory
Bio (self study)
Spanish (self study)

NM Semi (hopefully, I'm still waiting for the letter, grrrrr)

EC's: Math League-2yrs, Choir-4 yrs, Orchestra (principle flautist)-4 yrs, Flute Ensemble (principle)-3 yrs, NHS-2 yrs, Musical Pit orchestra-2 yrs, Speech-2 yrs. Those are the main ones.

Community Service: Hospital 400+ hrs by app. (340 as of now), Project Explore-Adults w/DD-50 hrs, Sunday school Teacher-4 yrs, VBS teacher-4 yrs

Other Stuff: Play piano and guitar as well, take voice lessons, going to compete recognizing classical pieces of music, I can bend my fingers back REALLY far

Work: Babysat full time Summer b4 junior, got job @Target August of that year, work ~20 hrs/week.

My grades and rank are weak, I'm planning on majoring in bio/philo any help at Berkley?

By Becks777 (Becks777) on Sunday, September 07, 2003 - 07:10 pm: Edit

i dont think a gpa of 3.7 is bad, falls into the average you have great sat scores.....still wonder how some one can get an 800 in verbal!!!!
Whats your sat ii scores? and are u a cali resident?

By Geniusash (Geniusash) on Sunday, September 07, 2003 - 07:16 pm: Edit

No SAT II's yet. I live in MN, used to live in Cali *sigh* those were the days.

By Geniusash (Geniusash) on Sunday, September 07, 2003 - 08:48 pm: Edit


By Satsuki (Satsuki) on Sunday, September 07, 2003 - 08:51 pm: Edit

It'd be pretty hard to get into the UC system if you're out-of-state, especially when the UCs cut the number of students that they're going to accept this year due to budget cuts in California.

By Geoff848 (Geoff848) on Sunday, September 07, 2003 - 08:53 pm: Edit

if u get good sat II scores as well u can still get in.

By Geniusash (Geniusash) on Sunday, September 07, 2003 - 11:14 pm: Edit


By Rubenizm (Rubenizm) on Sunday, September 07, 2003 - 11:18 pm: Edit

berkeley not berkley.

By Geniusash (Geniusash) on Sunday, September 07, 2003 - 11:21 pm: Edit

Wow do I look like the biggest idiot ever. Better change my screen name!

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