College Admissions Info

University of South Florida, ‘20
BA, Psychology

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Extracurriculars & Awards
  • Personal statement
  • 1 supplemental essays
  • 9 advice topics

Student Background

Aspiring to become one of the most influencial psychologists
From: Philipsburg , Netherlands Antilles
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Black / African American
Applied To: 2 schools
Accepted At: Florida Tech, USF
Denied At:
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Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1100
Highest SAT: 1510
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High School Performance

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Top 10%
High School Type: International
Academic Performance in High School: Low one semester/year
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Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: Choir, Student Council / Government
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College Application Essays

Personal Statement: Work experience
83 Words
It was the Summer of 2014 when i received my first job. It was the intern of the Port of St Maarten. In my personal statement, I described my experience. I described how i went from being confused to confident. It was the story of how I first realized what it is to transition into adulthood; the story of how I exceeded above all expectations of me. I was given a chance to prove my worth and that is what i...

Supplemental Essay: Unique question posed by school
0 Words

College Admissions Advice

My advice about getting recommenders
13 Words
When looking for recommenders,...

My advice about getting recommenders
27 Words
It is very important that your recommender does...

How to increase chances at my school
27 Words
Being consistent is good when it comes to...

What I’d change about my application process
27 Words
I would have applied sooner. I applied in...

What set me apart from other applicants
50 Words
My essay set me apart from other applicabts. There were many others who had the...

Why I declined other schools
20 Words
It ultimately came down to the...

Why I ultimately chose my school
83 Words
I chose my school because it offers me the opportunity to be involved in good research at an accredited university. I am very passionate about...

How I chose schools to apply to
105 Words
I chose schools to apply to based on 1) Rank in the state 2) State with Caribbean-like climate. That narrowed my possibilities to California and Florida. #3 Family . I have family in florida...

Whether I took out loans or applied for scholarships, and my advice
66 Words
Start looking for scholarships very early. Also, sign up for websites that send you scholarships alert. Try to keep a...