College Admissions Info

Susquehanna University, ‘18
BA, Creative Writing, Developmental and Child Psychology

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

I'm a first year student at Susquehanna University with a double major in Psychology and Creative Writing. Hopefully I will go on to receive my Ph.D. in Psychiatry.
From: Royersford , Pennsylvania
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Prefer Not to Share
Legacy: Parent
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 7 schools
Accepted At: Susquehanna, Pitt, Penn State
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Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Suriname Creole

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1360
Highest SAT: 1920
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High School Performance

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Top 25%
High School Type: Public
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Academic Performance in High School: Low at first but improved
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Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: Charity Drive Organizing, Choir, School Newspaper/Magazine/Journalism, School Newspaper/Magazine/Journalism
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College Application Essays

Personal Statement: Overcoming personal struggle
663 Words
June 26th, 2009. Sun streamed in through the blinds, my grandmother’s voice faintly reached my ears. It must have been a bit past noon. I reached for my glasses and wandered out the door and down the staircase. She was standing at the foot of the stairs, confusion clouding her face, phone in hand. When I took the phone from her, she mumbled something about Keshaun, my younger brother, and then stepped back. “Hello?” “Jess, hi.” The voice on the...

College Admissions Advice

My favorite course thus far, and why
11 Words
Developmental Psychology: It's...

What I’d change about my application process
36 Words
I would have looked at schools much earlier than I started....

My extracurricular activities in college, and why I chose them
63 Words
Crusader: Newspaper: I love being able to write about current campus news and helping inform the people around...

Recommended summer activities during high school and college
76 Words
Do things you enjoy. I took a lot of volunteering camps and writing workshops and I'm glad I got into them. Many of...

Why I ultimately chose my school
42 Words
It feels like home every time I step on campus. The people here...