UC Berkeley Fall 2022: Transfer Thread

Didn’t see one of these yet so I thought I would make one :smiley: Good luck with applications everyone! Let me know if I left anything out

Major:
GPA:
Extracurriculars:
IGETC status:

Gender:
In-state/OOS/International?:
School Type:
Income Bracket:
Other (Strengths, weaknesses, hooks, etc.):
Where else did you apply/TAG?:

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Major: Statistics
GPA: 4.0
Extracurriculars (main ones):

*Honors research project; don’t want to get into too much detail but I worked with my criminology professor and used a lot of stats and data science in the context of crime analysis
*president and founder of statistics and data science club
*math tutor all throughout college
*guided pathway student leader: helped in coming up with ways/incentives for community college students to make an ed plan before registering for classes their first semester
*data (sports) analyst intern this past summer

IGETC status: only one class left for spring
pre-major classes status: finished everything last summer. Am also taking data8 at one of only 2 or 3 cc’s that offer it right now

Gender: Male
In-state/OOS/International? In-state
School Type: CCC
Income Bracket: >100,000
Other (Strengths, weaknesses, hooks, etc.): i think essays are overall ok
Where else did you apply/TAG?: Most UC’s for statistics and TAG to davis (also for stats)

gl everyone

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Major: Cognitive Science
GPA: 3.4, hopefully I can bring it up to 3.5
Extracurriculars: Part time job
IGETC status: Completed after fall semester

Gender: Male
In-state/OOS/International?: In state
School Type: California community college
Income Bracket: middle class
Other (Strengths, weaknesses, hooks, etc.): idk
Where else did you apply/TAG?: UCSD, UCI, UCSB, UCLA

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Major: Philosophy
GPA: 3.7
Extracurriculars: concert stagehand, muralist, I have a custom shoe business, honors transfer program member
IGETC status: 1 more science class, taking in Winter term
Major pre-reqs status: done

Gender: Female
In-state/OOS/International?: In state
School Type: Community college
Income Bracket: Middle class
Other (Strengths, weaknesses, hooks, etc.): unique ECs/essays but nothing major-related, got a B in a major pre-req class and C in stats. hoping to get my GPA up to 3.8 after fall
Where else did you apply/TAG?: UCLA, UCSB (TAG), maybe UCSC

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this is actually me reapplying after deciding not to transfer to ucsd this fall.

Major: applied math
GPA: idk like a 3.6
Extracurriculars: multiple transfer programs between my cc and cal, space sciences research internship at uc berkeley ssl this past summer, a couple of nasa programs, activity coordinator for my cc’s electrical engineering club, head of hacker experience for girls who code at berkeley, and a mentorship for cc students w physical sciences majors to work with ucb grad students
IGETC status: completed and associate’s in math done

Gender: nonbinary
In-state/OOS/International?: instate, berkeley, ca
School Type: california community college (berkeley city college)
Income Bracket: middle class
Other (Strengths, weaknesses, hooks, etc.): im nonbinary, mexican, ive done a lot of work with uc berkeley and have taken two classes there too, underrepresented in STEM
Where else did you apply/TAG?: ucla, ucsd, TAG to ucsc, stanford, usc, and occidental

Hello!

Major: Psychology
GPA: 4.0
Extracurriculars: (average)

*successful youtube channel related to major
*psych club 1 year
*spoke at a treatment program about personal experience

IGETC status: will be done by end of spring
prereq: missing quite a few for Berkeley, will mostly be done by the end of spring but if i choose Berkeley, i will have courses i must finish during the first semester

Gender: female
In-state/OOS/International?: in state
School Type: ccc
Income Bracket: >100,000
Other (Strengths, weaknesses, hooks, etc.):
Where else did you apply/TAG?: UCD, UCSD, UCLA

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