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Chance Me Cal Poly, UCI, UCSB

slimstaslimsta Posts: 88Registered User Junior Member
edited November 2012 in What Are My Chances?
Applying for Business Admin. at Cal Poly San Luis Obispo and UCI. Economic+Accounting at UCSB. Also applied to SDSU, but I wanna say I'm in.

I applied Early Decision to Cal Poly.

Unweighted: 3.55?
Weighted: 4.01
A-G GPA: 3.75
A-G w/ freshman year: 3.72


SAT
Reading/Math/Writing
1st Try
580/660/520
1760 overall
2nd Try
520/710/560
1790 overall
3rd Try
580/670/570
1820 Overall

ACT
Composite: 28
English 23
Math 32
Reading 27
Science 28
Combined English and reading 21
2nd Try
Composite: 27
English: 26
Math: 34
Reading: 26
Science: 22( ;( Stopped trying at that point)
Combined English and Writing: 23

7th Grade
Algebra A

8th
Geometry A

9th Semester 1/Semester 2
French 1 A+/A
General PE A/A
Health A(1 semester)
World Geography and Religions A(1 semester)
Pre-AP Advanced Algebra B-/B-
Per-AP Physics A/A
Per-AP English 1-2 B/B+

10th
Advanced PE A/A
AP European History C/C
French 2 A/A
Pre-AP Chemistry C/B-
Pre-AP English 3-4 C/C
Pre-AP Pre-Calculus C/D***

11th
AP United States History B/A-
CP English 5-6 A-/A
French 3 A-/A
Pre-AP Biology B/A-
Pre-AP Pre-Calculus A-/A-***
Typewriting and Keyboarding A/A+

12th
AP Physics
AP Government and Economics
AP Statistics
CP English 7-8
Foods and Nutrition
Graphic Design

Weak EC's:
~72 hours community service
CSF for 2 years
Won 4th in county in a Geometry competition

***I had to retake the class because colleges don't accept Ds. I was told that my me grade in Semester 2 for precalculus would replace the D. Pretty nice right?

Does Cal Poly or the UC's look at race? Do they look at anything other than grades? Do they look at course rigor? Will the UC's see that I struggled sophomore year(due to fam. issues)?

Thanks, I appreciate any responses.
Post edited by slimsta on

Replies to: Chance Me Cal Poly, UCI, UCSB

  • OsakaDadOsakaDad Posts: 1,198Registered User Senior Member
    CPSLO - High Match
    UCI - High Match
    UCSB - High Match

    You should also apply to Cal Poly Pomona which is a Solid Match for you. California schools are race blind. CSU applications do not look at essays.

    Good luck!
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