College Admissions Info

Stetson University, ‘18
BA, Communication and Media Studies

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

I am a Haitian American college student. I have a love for all things media and culture hence why I am currently a Communication and Media Studies Major.
From: Orlando , Florida
Gender: Female
First Gen College Student: Yes
Race/Ethnicity: Black / African American
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision, Early Decision
Applied To: 5 schools
Accepted At: USF, Stetson
Denied At:
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Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Haitian Creole

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1200
Highest SAT: 1660
Highest ACT:

High School Performance

(no specification of weighting)
Top 25%
High School Type: Magnet

Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: Yearbook, French Club, Beta Club, Habitat for Humanity, School Newspaper/Magazine/Journalism, Tutoring/Mentoring
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College Application Essays

For as long as I could remember, all I wanted to do was write, It’s cliche, yes, but it was the only thing I knew how to do well. I’ve always had a lot on my mind and so many words to say but no one to say it to. Every thing seemed too crazy or too blunt to be spoken aloud. It was after I got my first journal that I realized what I really was capable...

Supplemental Essay: Diversity statement
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The stares, the whispers, full of complaints and disapproval and the look in her eyes as she fumbled to get her things together were what tipped me off to the unfortunate situation unfolding before me. The people behind us were getting angry and I felt just as flustered as my mom did. I quietly whispered to her, asking her if she was okay. She didn’t answer me but when I looked back I really shouldn’t have expected her...

Additional Essay Details:
45 Words
For my essay, I made sure to appeal to my diverse family background and the real life struggles we face. If you can connect your issues to your area of study, it conveys to Admissions that you're sincere in what you are attempting to do.

College Admissions Advice

Recommended summer activities during high school and college
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Definitely make connections. Whether it be in your community, church, or sport, if you know someone in a respected...

Most popular extracurricular activities at my college
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Find clubs that you can get leadership positions or find great company in. Either way you will find people to accept you and...

My favorite course thus far, and why
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My favorite courses that I have taken so far are Public Speaking, Intercultural Communication, and Critical Studies of Mass Media. As a Communication and Media...

Why I ultimately chose my school
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Ultimately I chose this school because of how much money I was offered and the proximity of it to my hometown. Yet, when I...

My extracurricular activities in college, and why I chose them
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I am currently apart of Best Buddies, The Multicultural Student Council, and I tutor at the Writing Center at my school. In doing these things I am reaching different people and it's what...

Whether I took out loans or applied for scholarships, and my advice
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Loans suck but they do help you, I'm not going to lie. No matter what, keep applying for scholarships. If you...

5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
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Close-knit: By the end of the first semester, you will know half of your class. I mean you'll know the prominent figures in your grade and what they're doing. Everyone you know knows someone. Diverse: The diversity is apparent when you get there. Integrating the diversity is improving. Well-equipped: You will always have a hands on approach to everything you learn. Even for math...