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Chances for UCLA, UCSB, Cal?

sopektrasopektra Registered User Posts: 3 New Member
edited March 15 in What Are My Chances?
What are my chances of getting into UCLA, UC Berkeley, and UC Santa Barbara

I got accepted to Fresno State, Monterey Bay State, Long Beach State, UC Santa Cruz

Was waitlisted to Cal Poly SLO

UW GPA: 3.90
W GPA: 4.21 (school is weird and only augments 8 classes but it would be around a 4.6 if all my AP classes augment)

AP Human Geo - 3 (Freshman Year)
AP Euro - 4 (Sophomore Year)
AP Chem - 2 (Junior year)
AP US Hist - 4
AP Comp Sci - 2
AP Calc AB - 3
AP Psych - 4
AP Engl Lang - 4
AP Engl Lit (currently taking)
AP Span Lang
AP Stats
AP Macroeconomics

Applied for Neuroscience/ Psychopharmacology Major

Asian from Poor Family
Wrote 4 personal statements contact me if you want to read them

Varsity Water Polo Captain
Senior Class President
Varsity Swim
Academic Decathlon
Chess Club
Mentoring Program
Volunteering at CatHaven 200+ hours

Listed many but I forgot now
Some include top 10 in regional acadec comp
6th place state chess tournament
And some more school awards

Replies to: Chances for UCLA, UCSB, Cal?

  • sopektrasopektra Registered User Posts: 3 New Member
    Pls help
  • HamurtleHamurtle Registered User Posts: 1,837 Senior Member
    ACT/SAT scores?
  • sopektrasopektra Registered User Posts: 3 New Member
    620 Language
    720 math
    1340 total sat

    Act 28 total composite
  • GumbymomGumbymom Forum Champion UC Posts: 25,592 Forum Champion
    edited March 16
    Stats alone will not get you into the UC’s so having some good EC’s and personal insight essays which speak about the type of person you are can be just as important.

    Some UC statistical data to help you gauge your chances:

    2018 Freshman admit rates for UC GPA of 3.80-4.19 capped weighted and not major specific:
    UCB: 10%
    UCLA: 9%
    UCSD: 34%
    UCSB: 38%
    UCD: 41%
    UCI: 38%
    UCSC: 70%
    UCR: 84%
    UCM: 95%

    2018 UC capped weighted GPA averages:
    UCB: 4.23
    UCLA: 4.23
    UCSD: 4.16
    UCSB: 4.13
    UCI: 4.13
    UCD: 4.11
    UCSC: 3.96
    UCR: 3.81
    UCM: 3.71

    2018 Data:
    25th - 75th percentiles for SAT:
    UCB: 1360-1540
    UCLA: 1340-1540
    UCSD: 1300-1520
    UCSB: 1270-1500
    UCD: 1220-1480
    UCI: 1230-1490
    UCSC: 1210-1450
    UCR: 1130-1380
    UCM: 1020-1280

    25th - 75th percentiles for ACT:
    UCB: 30-35
    UCLA: 31-35
    UCSD: 28-34
    UCSB: 28-34
    UCD: 26-33
    UCI: 26-33
    UCSC: 26-32
    UCR: 22-30
    UCM: 19-26
  • HamurtleHamurtle Registered User Posts: 1,837 Senior Member
    ACT/SAT score low for Cal and UCLA.
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