College Admissions Info

kaylajaymes
kaylajaymes
Florida State University ‘19
BS, Psychology

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

From: Pensacola , Florida
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 6 schools
Accepted At: FSU, Ohio State, UWF
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

1910
SAT
30
ACT
Converted SAT Score: 1350
Highest SAT: 1910
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High School Performance

4.50
GPA
Top 1%
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High School Type: Public
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Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: Marching Band, Math Team
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College Application Essays

Personal Statement: Place you’re content
66 Words
I talked about concerts and music, because that's where I feel at home. I described in detail my favorite place to see shows and the marks the concrete stage would leave on my knees. The whole thing was focused on involving all of the senses. The contrast between the loud music and content emotions was expanded on, because it showed that I was an experienced writer.

College Admissions Advice

5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
280 Words
1. Accepting - FSU tries it's hardest to incorporate diversity into everything it does. There is an impressive amount of diversity among students themselves, along with how the university utilizes that advantage. There are hundreds of clubs, many of which focus on heritage or race. There is even a "free speech zone" where students can stand and speak about whatever they want, as passionately as they want! 2. Helpful - You'll see this as soon as you arrive at Orientation. Everyone there is more than...







What I now know about my school that I never would have known prior to enrolling
122 Words
FSU is so great about involving everyone. There are hundreds of clubs and student organizations, and if there just isn't one for you, it's super easy to start your own! Pretty much every student service is...





Whether I took out loans or applied for scholarships, and my advice
95 Words
Yes yes yes and yes. Fill out the FAFSA as early as humanly possible and apply for ever scholarship you see, no matter if they're only for a few...





How to increase chances at my school
63 Words
Be proactive, do your work, and don't sweat it. As far as admission goes, if FSU sees that you're...





Most popular extracurricular activities at my college
16 Words
Marching Chiefs, going to football...





What I’d change about my application process
57 Words
I would have spend SO much more time on my essays. Drafting them, reviewing them, have a...





What I’d change about my school if I were student body president
54 Words
Although there are tons of activities to do in the week or so before classes start,...





What I like about my school’s location and culture
52 Words
It's not too far from my hometown of Pensacola, but even if you're from far away,...