|By Reality (Reality) on Sunday, November 23, 2003 - 06:50 pm: Edit|
560 writing 590 chem 680 mathIIc
4.0 weighted gpa
top 10% in class
basically to applying to all UC's, i'd really like to know my chances at UCSD, because i really want to go there, thanks.
|By Northwestern08 (Northwestern08) on Sunday, November 23, 2003 - 07:20 pm: Edit|
It will be tough because of your SAT IIís, but the UC admissions process is strange so donít lose hope!
|By Reality (Reality) on Sunday, November 23, 2003 - 09:03 pm: Edit|
can someone else please reply? it'd be really appreciated.. what do you think my chance of getting in there is? percentage wise.
|By Reality (Reality) on Sunday, November 23, 2003 - 09:25 pm: Edit|
|By Collegehelp1234 (Collegehelp1234) on Sunday, November 23, 2003 - 09:38 pm: Edit|
The GPA will help you big time. If I were you, I would consider taking the SAT IIs again in December (The late registration may have passed, so you may have to do it standby). I would trade my GPA and SAT (1520) for your GPA and your SAT I any day, so the only thing I would be concerned about for you is your SAT IIs. They are above average in all three cases, but still could hurt your chances. If you don't do the SAT IIs again, I'd put your chances at right about 50/50. If you could pull all of them into the 600s range, your chances would increase dramatically. Remember, the UC only looks at your best three SAT IIs, so you have nothing to lose in retaking them (except the $100 it will cost, which is worth it considering that you will be spending the next four years in college). Go without a new pair of shoes for the next few months or something :-) and you'll have the money if you're really that desperate. (also, consider armed robbery? sorry, had to go there)Good luck. My best wishes.
|By Reality (Reality) on Sunday, November 23, 2003 - 09:42 pm: Edit|
yeah i was thinking 50/50 at UCSD, im planning on increasing my SATI to 1400+, i guess i'm dumb and didn't know that SATII's were worth more.. so i registered for SATI in december. so would a 1400 SATI score, increase my chancse by more than 50/50? thanks
|By Reality (Reality) on Sunday, November 23, 2003 - 10:26 pm: Edit|
bump.. add 1400+ score to the list up there
|By Reality (Reality) on Monday, November 24, 2003 - 01:45 am: Edit|
bump more feedback plz
|By Reality (Reality) on Monday, November 24, 2003 - 02:27 am: Edit|
bump.. please? ahh
|By Vulcano (Vulcano) on Monday, November 24, 2003 - 03:47 pm: Edit|
If you don't get higher SAT 2's you might as well give it up, but if you improve the scores on those then your chances bolster immensly. Remember that the UC's are the biggest fans in SAT2's.
|By Reality (Reality) on Monday, November 24, 2003 - 07:12 pm: Edit|
so vulcano, are you saying i have a very low chance with low sat2's?
bump.. more feedback plz
|By Vulcano (Vulcano) on Monday, November 24, 2003 - 09:35 pm: Edit|
yes, that is exactly what im saying
|By Sailorgirl1985 (Sailorgirl1985) on Monday, November 24, 2003 - 09:46 pm: Edit|
Is it possible for you to take the SAT 2's in December instead of SAT 1's. If this is a possibility I would definitely consider it since bumping up those SAT 2 scores would help you more than 100 pts more on the SAT.
|By Reality (Reality) on Monday, November 24, 2003 - 11:02 pm: Edit|
i guess UCs are out of the question for me, sigh.
|By Alishams (Alishams) on Tuesday, November 25, 2003 - 05:05 am: Edit|
It is possible. All you do is show up to your test center early and if they have available material (which they always do) then you can change tests. I've done it before. By the way UCSD is easy to get into. I got in through the ELC program (it basically guarantees me admittion to UCSD before applying) and I have a 1200 SAT.
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