jessica.saintfleur1
jessica.saintf,
Pitzer ‘18
B.S., Chemistry, , Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Hey, I'm Jessica! I am currently studying Human Biology/Chemistry at Pitzer College as a first-year. I love to sing, dance, and play my instruments (my main instrument is the bassoon).
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Essays
19
Schools
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Scores
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Advice
7
ECs
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Sports

Background

Hometown Miami, Florida
GenderFemale
EthnicityBlack / African American
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken Haitian Creole, French

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Pitzer College (Claremont, CA)
  • Amherst College (Amherst, MA)
  • Brandeis University (Waltham, MA)
  • Colby College (Waterville, ME)
  • Grinnell College (Grinnell, IA)
  • Hamilton College (Clinton, NY)
  • Howard University (Washington, DC)
  • Emory University (Atlanta, GA)
  • Oberlin College (Oberlin, OH)
  • Scripps College (Claremont, CA)
  • Skidmore College (Saratoga Springs, NY)
  • Spelman College (Atlanta, GA)
  • Tufts University (Medford, MA)
  • University of Miami (Coral Gables, FL)
  • Vassar College (Poughkeepsie, NY)
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Pitzer College (Claremont, CA)

Applied for a B.S. in Chemistry

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Like a djembe drum beating frantically behind my rib cage, I clutch my pounding chest. Trying my hardest to hold back the tears, they wet my cheeks like the Niagara Falls. My body begins to tremble – I was losing control; my mind is clouded with dark thoughts and nothing makes sense anymore. I contemplate the feel of a knife against my naïve skin. “Stop!” my conscience screams. Both aware and fearful of the consequences, I laid there as I...
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Supplemental Essay Strong beliefs/principles
476 Words
Junior year, I was assigned a social awareness project for my Writing and Rhetoric class. Students were to identify an issue or topic that interests them, research it, and enlighten their peers – I knew exactly what I wanted to write about. Each year, one in five females and one in seven males engage in self-harm and ninety percent of those people started in the adolescent years – including me. I sat down to ponder how I would approach such a topic....
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Additional Essay Details
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Pitzer College is big on their core values and they want to make sure you are too (in terms of the supplement). What I like about Pitzer is that they do not care about number like most undergraduate institutions. They do not care what you have to bring to the table in terms of making the university look better. What they really care about is what you can bring to the world! If you believe you have these qualities then...
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General Admissions Advice

Recommended summer activities during high school and college
20 Words
I recommend volunteering/internships/jobs. Do...
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What I like about my school’s location and culture
59 Words
I'm from the city of Miami so Claremont, CA was a great change for me. I like the...
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High School Performance

GPA
3.8
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Top 5%
 
High School TypePublic
College Classes In High School
Academic Performance in High School Steady
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest ACT
23
 
ACT Score Details
 

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details5 classes and scores

Sports

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesNursing Home Volunteer, Tutoring/Mentoring, National Honor Society, Choir, Dance, Marching Band, School Jazz / Orchestra

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers

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