How do I answer UC prompt 7?
Describe your community and how it was like before you stepped into it. Explain your thought process in determining the necessary impact that you wanted to make. Detail the steps you took to implement the specific impact you made. Reflect on how the experience affected or changed you.
What GPA do Cal States look at?
First off CSU only uses your 10th grade & 11th grade GPA. This does not mean you can slack in 9th grade though because those classes still count toward your A-G requirements. California State Universities will add up to 8 points from AP or Honors courses to your GPA, and plug it into the Eligibility Index formula.
What do UC schools look for?
all UC schools look for similar qualities in students. You’ll need to complete the A-G courses, take difficult classes, have good grades, participate in extracurriculars, and have strong personal statements.
Will CSU require SAT for 2022?
Another change that will impact prospective students was CSU’s decision this spring to temporarily suspend the standardized testing requirement for the fall 2021, winter 2022 and spring 2022 admission cycles. Aside from omitting SAT/ACT test scores, the application process will be the same as before.
Is it better to go to a UC or CSU?
Rankings: All UC schools are ranked extremely high, whereas CSU schools typically rank well but not great. Selectivity: UC schools are generally much harder to get into than CSU schools, which range in acceptance rate from as low as 30% to as high as 100%
Do UC schools require essays?
The UC schools require four essays that you can choose from eight prompts, and each essay has a 350 word limit. These are called the Personal Insight Questions and can be found here on the UC website. UC and CSU schools do not require transcripts be sent until June, after acceptance, to verify each application.
Is Cal Poly better than UC?
It is harder to admit to Cal Poly than UC Davis. Cal Poly has a higher submitted SAT score (1,340) than UC Davis (1,290). Cal Poly has higher submitted ACT score (29) than UC Davis (28). UC Davis has more full-time faculties with 2,572 faculties while Cal Poly has 881 full-time faculties.
Do UCs care about essays?
The UCs say that each of their new essays corresponds with at least one of the 14 criteria points for evaluating a candidate. From that, we can glean that the UCs really care about things like: Leadership (Prompt 1) Creativity (Prompt 2)