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I just finished my junior year, but during second semester, I was dragged into a cheating scandal that cost me my 2nd semester grades. A couple of my classmates hacked into the grading system of the teacher and collaborated with the TA to change grades. I was not involved at all, that is until they changed MY grade as well. I found out about it, but got scared and kept quiet (meaning, I didnt tell the teacher). Just 4 days before school was to be out, the teacher found out and called everyone involved to the principal's office. Because my grade was also changed, I was called out too. I immediately came clean and told them what I knew and explained how I really never took part. I received a 3 day suspension (We had finals on the last 3 days of school, so my suspension made me miss those last 3 days). Unfortunately, my 3 day suspension made me get zeroes on some of the finals that I missed.
I was supposed to get 2 B's and 4 A's, but now I have 3 C's and 3 A's. So my GPA dropped like CRAZY. Here is how my GPA looks right now: (with the suspension's consequences)
UC weighted GPA: 3.72
unweighted: I think between a 3.4 and 3.5 somewhere
fully weighted is around a 3.9?
MY SAT score will be above a 2100 for sure (I'm retaking in October and am studying my butt off)
For SAT 2's, I'm taking Math 2 and Biology , and am planning on getting above 740 at least, hopefully. (definitely in the mid 700s or higher)
I have around 140 volunteer hours done.
I've been on the school's tennis team for 4 years and have been on varsity my senior year.
I am a classical Indian dancer (and have completed my solo debut performance called an "Arangetram" for those of you who know what that is). I've been dancing for 12 years, teaching for 5, and choreographing for 2. And I've trained with various world-renowned dancers.
I've also learned piano for 12 years, and will get my senior medal for the Certificate of Merit examinations in my senior year.
I have fundraised over $2,500 for a nearby elementary school, in a program that I myself created, which aimed to update technology across the campus.
My Major: I want to double major in Computer science and business administration and operations. However, if I dont feel that will work out, IM DEFINITELY going to do computer science though.
I'm looking to apply to the following colleges. Could someone please please tell my what my chances are of getting in?
- UC Davis
- UC Irvine
- University of San Diego
- Cal Poly (SLO)
- Santa Clara University
- UC San Diego
I don't know of any other colleges, I'm still looking for more to add to my list. but as of now, Davis and USD are my top choices.