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Introducing Priya - UCLA 2020 Grad

Welcome to the UCLA prospective student community 🎉 This is a place for students hoping to learn more about UCLA and connect with other potential applicants.

@PriyaDesai graduated from UCLA in 2020 and …

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3 days ago
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What extracurriculars should I do to be considered competitive for UCLA BSN as a transfer student?

-Currently a senior in high school (class of 2022), I plan on going to cc and transferring into a BSN program. My top 3 BSN schools are: UCLA, UCI, Cal Poly SLB.

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a month ago
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How considerate is UCLA?

I'm a homeschooled sophomore this year and maybe homeschooled for the rest of my HS career. After searching for colleges for a few months, I decided I'd give UCLA a chance. UCLA is one of the top scho …

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2 months ago
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UCLA Application - Extracurriculars?

How much does UCLA consider extracurriculars? I'd say I have a pretty good academic standing, but my extracurriculars are a bit weak.

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3 months ago
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Neuroscience or Psychology

Hello,

I want to become a psychiatrist in the future, but I'm not quite sure if I should pick neuroscience or psychology as my major for UCLA when I begin to apply. What's the difference between the tw …

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3 months ago
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Tips on getting into UCLA while having not great grades for some courses?

Hello, in my freshman year I took an online AP Environmental Science and IM3 course to pass more requirements. I was told beforehand that it would show as a Pass/Fail grade because of the pandemic in …

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5 months ago
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Transfer admission to UCLA

I would like to know how do you transfer from a particular college/university/community college to UCLA ? I mean, what exactly is the process and what all are the requirements.

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5 months ago
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Collegevine Chancing system

Hello, since UC does not look at 9th grade, could someone tell me what the middle 50 percentile GPA range is? Or is the GPA range listed in Collegevine the actual range when 9th grade is disregard?

Th …

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6 months ago
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Do UC's only look at 10th and 11th grade GPA?

I have a pretty good overall GPA but I'm not sure if mine is as stellar when looking specifically at 10th and 11th grade. And do the UC's recalculate GPA? I was a bit confused about that as well.

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6 months ago
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Are UCLA Acceptance rates strict

I guess what I am technically asking is, Can someone be admitted to UCLA with a 1300 SAT score and around a 25 on the ACT? I know they aren't perfect scores and UCLA is a dream so their 12% rate is sl …

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6 months ago
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double major at UCLA

hello!

last time, I had asked if a major in Communications was worth it or not, and I received many responses. Reading these, I decided that my second major option was Business Economics, however, I fe …

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6 months ago
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Will I have a shot as an international student?

UCLA has always been one of my dream schools but I'm unsure if my application is strong enough. The only problem I have is classes, in my country high schoolers can't choose their classes and both APs …

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6 months ago
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Is it worth applying to UCLA?

I hate to admit this but my UW GPA is trash and I mean barely over 3.0. I had a really tough time freshman and beginning of sophomore year and it really upsets me because I have worked my butt off sin …

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6 months ago
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Honors Program

I read that honors program is only for the college of letters and science, and since that's where I want to be, how can one apply for the college honors program. Is it during the UC application or whe …

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6 months ago
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Not well rounded in Ec's

I cam here five years ago, went to middle school and didn't really thought about college, I tried to volunteer, participate in school clubs, which only lasted for days because of both family responsi …

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7 months ago
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UCLA For Pre-Medical Studies

Hello, I am a Junior right now and currently interested in pursuing a medical career. I was wondering if anyone has any experience in undergraduate studies pursuing med school? If so, how did you like …

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7 months ago
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How does double majoring work at UCLA?

I'm a high school sophomore (rising junior), so I have a lot of time till admissions come, but I figured getting this answered sooner rather than later would be better.

I've recently realized that I w …

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7 months ago
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Will going to a vocational school my 11-12th grade year look good when applying to UCLA

So I applied and got accepted into a vocational school for biotechnology, Will that look good if I apply for UCLA?

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Is UCLA Admission Hard

Like I do not have a 3.0 GPA. So i was wondering

1. Is UCLA Very Selective

2. Is UCLA Test-Optional

3. What grades are needed in High School to have a good chance at UCLA

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7 months ago
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I have a 28 ACT score and above a 4.0 GPA, does my GPA help me get accepted?

I plan to retake the ACT and aim for a 30+, but in case I don't reach that goal, would my 28 ACT score be too low to be accepted? Or will my GPA (Roughly 4.1 currently. I am a Junior) be high enough t …

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