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Penisula Academy College Acceptance Update

Fall 2022

The competitive colleges and universities in the US have gotten more competitive during the 2021-2022 admissions process. Record number of applicants and the roughly same number of spots led to record breaking rejections. Our students once again stood out from their peers to win acceptances at some of the country's most coveted colleges and universities. As of this writing on May 15, 2022, all 19 students that we worked with gained acceptances. 81% of them were accepted by at least one of their top three choices, 44% by a Top 20 college or university, 81% by a Top 30, and 94% by a Top 50, including University of Chicago, Johns Hopkins University, Vanderbilt, University of Washington in St. Louis, Rice, Carnegie Mellon, UCLA, UC Berkeley, New York University, Georgetown, and Pomona College. Our students come from a wide academic spectrum, earning an unweighted GPA between 3.0 and 4.0 and a weighted GPA between 3.0 and 4.7, and pursuing a variety of interests such as business, computer science, physics, film production, and culinary art, to name just a few. 

Fall 2022 Application Results

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Colleges & Universities

University of Chicago 
Johns Hopkins University
Pomona College
Vanderbilt University
University of Washington in St. Louis
Rice University
University of California Los Angeles
University of California Berkeley
Carnegie Mellon University
New York University

University of California Santa Barbara 

Georgetown University
University of Rochester
Boston College
University of California San Diego
University of California Irvine
University of California Davis
Brandeis University
Boston University
University of Washington
George Washington University

University of Illinois Urbana Champaign

Pepperdine University
Purdue University
Indiana University Bloomington
University of California Riverside
University of Wisconsin Madison
University of Oregon
University of California Merced
University of California Santa Cruz
Culinary Institute of America

Majors

Computer Science and Engineering, Business, Economics, Physics and Physical Engineering, Psychology, Biology and Biological Engineering, Data Science, Applied Mathematics, Design, Film Production, Culinary Art

The consulting service and academic tutoring I received at Peninsula Academy made my dream a reality. When I met my transfer consultant TJ for the first time, he helped me to make a detailed plan for my study in the next two years in community college. Thanks to his guidance, I have the confidence to pursue my dream school, UCLA. He taught me how to enrich my academic and extracurricular activities, so as to stand out in the transfer application. I would also like to thank my teacher Luke, whose writing guidance helped me structure my essays better and improve my writing skills. In late April this year, I received an offer from UCLA. I am very grateful for their help and expertise!

Ruo

Contact us to enroll today! 
For English, Doreen 310-408-4188 
For English and Korean, Kay 310-989-7557

For Chinese, Annie 424-394-6362 

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