Will I get into. . .??????????????????





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Discus: What Are My Chances?: September 2003 Archive: Will I get into. . .??????????????????
By Dude9 (Dude9) on Tuesday, September 16, 2003 - 01:23 am: Edit

Will I get into UC Berkeley with these stats?

Junior Year

Psychology
Honors Pre-Calculus
AP/Honors English III
AP/Honors Spanish IV
AP/Honors Chemistry
AP/Honors US History

Semester GPA - UC Weighted - 4.5 Rank 20

SAT I

1190

SAT II

660 Math IC
About to take Writing
550 Literature (Retaking another subject)

Senior Year

AP/Honors Calculus AB
TA
AP/Honors Statistics
AP/Honors English
AP/Honors Physics
AP/Honors US Government/Economy

Extra-Curricular

Cross Country -3 years varsity, 2 time all league first team (none of this includes this year), all NCS junior year, NCS Scholastic Athlete, Most valuable athlete Sophomore and Junior year, top 50 in state, 2 times advanced to state championships (This is California by the way)

Track -all league, NCS Scholastic Athlete, Area leader, Top 10 NCS 3200, top 5 3200 league, also in 1600 junior year


Volunteering - Teens Who Care - 20 hours
4 months of job experience reffing at a recreational center, 6 hours a shift

Awards - Golden State Exam Awards - Honors in Biology, Recognition in Mathematics

Hardships - Son of widow, disadvantaged (Will explain in personal statement)

By Rubenizm (Rubenizm) on Tuesday, September 16, 2003 - 01:28 am: Edit

i doubt it, your sats are really low for berkeley. If you can make a big deal out of your disadvantage you'll have a shot.

By Giraffe (Giraffe) on Tuesday, September 16, 2003 - 01:42 am: Edit

Hey I'm a triple jumper for NCS. Were you at Meet of Champions? And which section of NCS are you from?

-Paul Chun, Terra Linda HS

By Cmaher (Cmaher) on Tuesday, September 16, 2003 - 01:46 am: Edit

What the hell is wrong with your test scores?

Doesn't seem right with your gpa.

By Giraffe (Giraffe) on Tuesday, September 16, 2003 - 01:47 am: Edit

What's your 3200 and 1600 bests? Cal's long distance isn't very great (best 800m was like 1:54 last year for Men's)

By Jimjunior (Jimjunior) on Tuesday, September 16, 2003 - 01:54 am: Edit

well the track stuff might help, are you recruited?


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