Could I get into UCLA?

Well my gpa and SATs weren't to good... Around a 3.5 gpa and 1750 on the SAT 620 on both of my SAT II Exams but I thought maybe my extracurriculars would make up for it Co-Founder of our school's green club Drumline Robotics Team Concert Choir Debate Team Varsity Volleyball & Tennis FBLA Youth and Government (Church Drumline as well) I work two jobs over 20 hours a week combined And I volunteer at a local recreation center I have 116 community service hours I applied to UCLA, UC Irvine, and UC Riverside... I already got into riverside but I think Irvine and LA are long shots. What do you guys think?

Asked By: Music Is My Lover - 2/4/2010
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Hi, I'm a UCLA alum, and my grades weren't astronomical... More
Answered By: Cam B - 2/5/2010
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Unfortunately, extracurriculars almost NEVER substitute for GPA or SAT scores, although they often give you an advantage over someone with the same GPA and SAT. And with both your GPA and SAT scores well below usual UCLA standards, it would be highly unusual for you to get in there. Since a 3.5 is usually considered... More
Answered By: neniaf - 2/4/2010
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