Computer Science (theory track)GPA:
3.52Type of Student:
Domestic minority femaleGRE Revised General Test:Q:
4.5 (82%)GRE Subject Test in Mathematics:M:
(only submitted when required)Program Applying:
Pure Math, Master'sResearch Experience:
Machine learning class project; Contributor to publication on a software pilot studyPertinent Activities or Jobs:
4 years working at top software companyAny Miscellaneous Points that Might Help:
Hispanic female. Coming from theoretical computer science. Math-related courses: calculus, linear algebra, differential equations, combinatorics, cryptography (number and group theory), set theory & complexity theory, first-order logic, algorithms.Any Other Info That Shows Up On Your App and Might Matter:
In a supplemental statement, I describe my struggle with mental illness and how it has affected my academic career.Applying to Where:
(MA/MS in Pure Mathematics unless otherwise indicated)Super-reach:
UC Berkeley - rejected via email to check website 2/7
U British Columbia - rejected via email 3/16,
in response to my status inquiry on 3/15.Reach:
U Washington - rejected via email 2/9
UC San Diego - rejected via email 3/21
U Illinois Chicago (Mathematical Computer Science) - rejected via email to check website 5/4
. Absolutely no contact until May 4th, no response to my emails and voicemails
UC Davis - waitlisted on 4/3
in response to my status inquiry on 4/3, rejected via email to check website 4/16
U Colorado Boulder - waitlisted on 3/24, accepted via email on 4/14!!!
No funding and unlikely future GTA
U Oregon (PhD) - rejected via email 3/10Match?
UC Santa Cruz - Accepted via email on 2/16.
No guaranteed funding, but probable GTA depending on availability. Declined on 4/15
Oregon State - Accepted via email on 2/6.
First year tuition waiver, probable GTA afterwards. Accepted on 4/19, ATTENDING!
Claremont - Accepted via email on 2/20.
No tuition waiver, but $12k fellowship. Declined on 4/6
U New Mexico - Did not submit"Safety"?
Washington State - Accepted via email on 2/17.
No funding. Declined on 3/15
SF State - Did not submit
<-- At this point I feel confident in updating my smilies to include excitement!
I'm going to school!