kaylajaymes
kaylajaymes,
FSU ‘19
B.S., Psychology
Features Included
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Essays
6
Schools
8
Scores
8
Advice
2
ECs
0
Sports

Background

Hometown Pensacola, Florida
GenderFemale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Florida State University (Tallahassee, FL)
  • Ohio State University - Columbus (Columbus, Oh)
  • Harvard University (Cambridge, MA)
  • Stanford University (Stanford, CA)
  • Emory University (Atlanta, GA)
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Florida State University (Tallahassee, FL)

Applied for a B.S. in Psychology

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Personal Statement
66 Words
Place you’re content
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.
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General 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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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Most popular extracurricular activities at my college
16 Words
Marching Chiefs, going to football...
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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...
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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,...
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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,...
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High School Performance

Weighted GPA
4.5
 
Rank
Top 1%
 
High School TypePublic
College Classes In High School
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest ACT
30
 
ACT Score Details
 
Other ACT Scores
ACT Prep
Highest SAT
1910
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1350
SAT Prep
SAT IIs
Other Standardized Tests

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details4 classes and scores

Sports

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesMarching Band, Math Team
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received
Application Additional Materials

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