Presentation on theme: "Applying Made Easy: Technical Details of the UC Application Fall 2013."— Presentation transcript:
Applying Made Easy: Technical Details of the UC Application Fall 2013
Student Preparation Start early Research campuses /majors; apply broadly Get feedback on your personal statement Check your often
Getting Started ALL first-time applicants start here The filing deadline for fall 2014 is 11:59 p.m. PST Nov. 30, 2013.
Term and Level
Use the progress bar above to navigate Use sections on the right for guidance Use buttons below to move from page to page Note my uc application, help, and sign out Navigating
Choosing a Major Click to expand the list of majors
Ranking San Diego Colleges You must click here before ranking the colleges Rank order does NOT affect chances of admission.
Scholarships Review and select up to 16 scholarships that match your characteristics, interests, and background!
7 th and 8 th Grade Courses
High Schools Attended
HS Courses & Grades
College Courses Taken in HS
Academic History Comments
Activities and Awards Choose up to 5 of your most meaningful experiences for each category. Non a-g Coursework Educational Preparation Programs Community Service Work Experience Awards & Honors Extra Curricular Activities
Test Scores Self-report your scores here and order official scores to be sent to at least one UC campus.
The Personal Statement 2 Prompts – applicant must address both 1,000 word total or less View as a personal interview on paper Compose responses outside of the application and request feedback from teachers, counselors, parents and/or friends Paste your responses in plain text
The Personal Statement Statement 1: Describe the world you come from — for example, your family, community or school — and tell us how your world has shaped your dreams and aspirations. Statement 2: Tell us about a personal quality, talent, accomplishment, contribution or experience that is important to you. What about this quality or accomplishment makes you proud, and how does it relate to the person you are?
Additional Comments Use the space provided to describe a situation (personal or academic) that needs further explanation and not fully captured elsewhere in the application. This is NOT a continuation of the personal statement. You can state here that our school does not offer AP courses You can talk about any illnesses or reasons for changes in your academic record.
Submitting the Application Disabled until all circles are solid.
Releases & Signature
Fees, Payment & Waivers
Submit Click here and expect this Check your for a submission confirmation
After You Submit
UC Admissions Home Page Online Application Quick Start Guide: online/index.html online/index.html Help Desk (U.S. only) (outside U.S.) UC Application Center P. O. Box 1432 Bakersfield, CA Resources