czelede wrote:helloperson wrote:miracle2011 wrote:Just got the call! I am in at Berkeley!!! I guess they don't hate low GPA's as much as TLS thinks!
pretty sure it has something to do with your blackness.congrats all the same!
are we pretending that being a URM doesn't change admissions prospects now?
Not saying good/bad, and not trying to say he doesn't deserve to be there; just saying that berkeley definitely hates low GPAs; the URM status is a mitigating factor; and it's ridiculous to pretend otherwise.