College Admissions Info

Florida State University, ‘17
BS, Psychology

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Extracurriculars & Awards
  • Personal statement
  • 4 advice topics

Student Background

Florida State Seminole with a passion for people
From: Jackson , Michigan
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 3 schools
Accepted At: FSU, FAU
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1090
Highest SAT: 1500
Highest ACT:

High School Performance

GPA, Weighted
Top 25%
High School Type: Magnet
College Classes In High School:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: Broadcast Journalism / Media / Television, Film, Greek Life (Fraternity/Sorority), Marching Band, National Honor Society
How Spent Summers:

College Application Essays

Personal Statement: First in family to college
359 Words
Anyone who has lived it can tell you--growing up with a single parent is hard. With a mother who had just turned 18 when she conceived, things have never really come easy for me or for my family. Don't get me wrong, I grew up with more love and support than most kids I know. However, college was not even remotely on my young parents' minds. For me, it means the world to me to achieve this not only for me,...

College Admissions Advice

Most popular extracurricular activities at my college
144 Words
Florida State is a constantly bustling, busy and growing campus. Clubs, intermural sports, Greek Life, and more flourish with the Seminole student body. If you have an interest, it's likely that there's a group of students who feel the same and would love...

My favorite course thus far, and why
387 Words
“Child Growth and Development” was taught by an instructor I randomly ran into in the hall a few weeks prior to my enrollment. Mid-December me solemnly wandered a random building after hours, major-change papers in hand, feeling utterly defeated when he noticed me, stopped me, and introduced himself. This older man in jeans and a t-shirt, whom I assumed was a custodian, led me to a spacious office adorned with framed certifications and degrees. He took the time out of his busy day, busy life, to speak to me and help me get my life straight–I was no one...

What I like about my school’s location and culture
77 Words
Florida State, located in the heart of Tallahassee, is overflowing with spirit, pride, and culture. At Florida State, you are immersed in Southern...

Whether I took out loans or applied for scholarships, and my advice
150 Words
Although I received a Bright Futures scholarship, school is not cheap by any means. Being of those "students to live on loans" and only half way done, having over $20,000 in debt to my name is stifling. However, I am here to preach! Your education is...