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OFFICIAL University of California Berkeley Decisions - Class of 2014

DjokovicDjokovic Posts: 1,122Registered User Senior Member
With the UC decisions date looming and with people already knowing their decisions already, I think we should post our stats to help future Cal applicants.

Here's the template, and remember to post stats:
[size=+2]Decision: Accepted[ /b][ /color][ /size]
[size=+2]Decision: Waitlisted[ /b][ /color][ /size]
[size=+2]Decision: Rejected[ /b][ /color][ /size]

Objective:[ /b]
  • SAT I (breakdown):
  • ACT:
  • SAT II:
  • Unweighted GPA (out of 4.0):
  • Rank (percentile if rank is unavailable):
  • AP (place score in parenthesis):
  • IB (place score in parenthesis):
  • Senior Year Course Load:
  • Major Awards (USAMO, Intel etc.):
Subjective:
  • Extracurriculars (place leadership in parenthesis):
  • Job/Work Experience:
  • Volunteer/Community service:
  • Summer Activities:
  • Essays:[ /list]Other[ /b][ list]
  • State (if domestic applicant):
  • Country (if international applicant):
  • School Type:
  • Ethnicity:
  • Gender:
  • Income Bracket:
  • Hooks (URM, first generation college, etc.):[ /list]Reflection[ /b][ list]
  • Strengths:
  • Weaknesses:
  • Why you think you were accepted/waitlisted/rejected:[ /list]General Comments:[ /b]

REMEMBER TO REMOVE ALL THE SPACES IN THE BRACKETS ([.....]) IN ORDER FOR THE DESIRED FORMAT TO APPEAR
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Replies to: OFFICIAL University of California Berkeley Decisions - Class of 2014

  • ib612ib612 Posts: 447Registered User Member
    a little early for this thread to show up...
  • NathanDrakeNathanDrake Posts: 66- Junior Member
    ^way to insult a senior member, junior. this coming from a new member
  • StrykurStrykur Posts: 1,759Registered User Senior Member
    LOL, decisions don't come out until April.
  • HelloAllHelloAll Posts: 1,156Registered User Senior Member
    I thought it was late march?
  • samedifferencesamedifference Posts: 316Registered User Member
    Decisions will come out on March 25, at around 5ish. That's 16 days from now. Regents scholars already know their decisions, though.
  • HandlebarsHandlebars Posts: 380Registered User Member
    decisions have already been released for people invited for regents interviews. i would post my stats but i don't want to be the first one hahah
  • LeftistHominidLeftistHominid Posts: 3,803Registered User Senior Member
    I must agree, this is a tad bit too early.

    Also your post neglects spring admits. Waitlists are limited to about 200 people and they are listed, but spring admits make up about 2000 admits each year.
  • redjarredjar Posts: 84Registered User Junior Member
    guess i'll start :P sorry, i used format from another post i did. mostly same stuff
    [regents applicant]

    [size=+2]Decision: Accepted[ /b][ /color][ /size]

    Objective:

    * SAT I (breakdown): 2380 780M 800W 800CR
    * ACT:
    * SAT II: 800 mol bio, 800 ush, 800 math IIC, 780 lit
    * Unweighted GPA (out of 4.0): 4.0
    * Weighted GPA: 4.44
    * Rank (percentile if rank is unavailable): 1
    * AP (place score in parentheses): 7 5's and a 3. taking 6 more this year.
    * IB (place score in parentheses):
    * Senior Year Course Load: 6 aps
    * Major Awards (USAMO, Intel etc.):

    nat merit finalist

    Subjective:

    * Extracurriculars (place leadership in parentheses): key club prez, hockey, nhs vp, tons of stuff
    * Job/Work Experience: private tutoring, 40 hours per week at scientific institute over summer, 8 hours per week summer and school receptionist duties
    * Volunteer/Community service: key club tons, nhs lots, math tutoring club
    * Summer Activities:

    40 hour/week paid internship

    Writing (Rate Quality on 1-10 Scale; 10 as Best):

    7
    o Other:
    * Teacher Recommendation #1: great
    * Teacher Recommendation #2: great
    * Counselor Rec: great
    * Additional Rec: none
    * Interview: n/a
    * Art Supplement:

    none

    Other

    * Date Submitted App:
    * State (if domestic applicant): CA
    * Country (if international applicant):
    * School Type: public
    * Ethnicity: white
    * Gender: m
    * Income Bracket: ~100K
    * Hooks (URM, first generation college, etc.):

    none

    Reflection

    * Strengths: scores on everything
    * Weaknesses: essays
    * Why you think you were accepted/deferred/rejected: apparently 2380, 3 800 satII, 1 780, 7 5's and 6 more AP's is good enough for something
    * What would you have done differently? ...
  • redjarredjar Posts: 84Registered User Junior Member
    whoops, fail on title. w/e >.>
  • jojomonkeyjojomonkey Posts: 203Registered User Junior Member
    holy...your scores are out of this world.

    Did you apply to HYPSM?
  • HISbelovedHISbeloved Posts: 153Registered User Junior Member
    @redjar: Congratulations!

    @Handlebars: Your turn :)

    My friend's son got accepted through regents too. I don't know his stats exactly, but he's the school's Einstein. haha
  • FindAPlaceFindAPlace Posts: 4,706Registered User Senior Member
    My S is a Regents candidate. They were advised at their interviews that they are admitted (the top 3% of applicants, which number 50,312 (excluding transfers.)

    (I can't figure out this darned format thing.)

    Decision: Accepted


    Objective:

    SAT I (breakdown): 800 M, 680 CR, 680 W
    ACT: N/A
    SAT II: 800 Math 2, 720 Physics, 690 US History
    Unweighted GPA (out of 4.0): 3.9
    Rank (percentile if rank is unavailable): 3/approx. 520
    AP (place score in parenthesis): Calc BC (5), Spanish Language (5), Euro History (4), US History (4), English Language (4), Physics Mechanics (4), Physics Electromagetism (4)
    IB (place score in parenthesis): N/A
    Senior Year Course Load: Multivariable Calculus, AP Chemistry, AP Marcoeconomics, AP English Literature, US Government, Psychology, Sociology, Team Aquatics (varsity water polo/varsity swim)
    Major Awards (USAMO, Intel etc.):

    Subjective:
    Extracurriculars (place leadership in parenthesis): Varisty water polo, varsity swim team, piano, Mock Trial, MESA math team (calculus)
    Job/Work Experience: Summer internship at USC studying paleoclimatology
    Volunteer/Community service: Math and physics tutor, Link Crew
    Summer Activities: CTY in Electrical Engineering, Probability & Game Theory, Fast Paced Physics
    Essays: Reasonable
    State (if domestic applicant): CA
    School Type: Urban public
    Ethnicity: Caucasian
    Gender: M
    Income Bracket: N/A
    Hooks (URM, first generation college, etc.): N/A
    Strengths: Rigorous courseload (two college level math classes after AP Calc)
    Weaknesses: EC leadership
    Why you think you were accepted/waitlisted/rejected: See strengths. Coursework and ECs tied to possible major in physics, other sciences.
    Comments: Waiting on decisions from 8 other schools
  • LeftistHominidLeftistHominid Posts: 3,803Registered User Senior Member
    FYI, White and Caucasian are not ethnic groups. White is a social race, and caucasian is falsely defined biological race.

    Irish American or Taiwanese American would be examples of ethnicities, but white definitely is not one
  • lolololollolololol Posts: 134Registered User Junior Member
    Regents is decided by gpa/test score numbers alone. EC's/essays don't mean anything to them.
  • aznjunioraznjunior Posts: 761Registered User Member
    are you sure gpa/test scores? I have perfect test scores and gpa and didn't get an invite.
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