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I'm a member of the Marching ChiefsOct 23 2005Other
I'm a member of the Marching Chiefs. This is probably the best thing I have done here, because you meet so many people right away. Fist, it's a great marching band. I was having a hard time choosing between two colleges, and picked FSU because of the better band. I'm glad I did too, its an amazing experience. How often does a random FSU student get to walk out on the football field to thousands of screaming fans cheering for YOU?
True, you aren't going to get to know all 400+ Chiefs, but you become close with your section. I'd say I know about half of chiefs. There's also a great chance that you will have a marching chief in at least one of your classes every single semester until you graduate.
If you're worried about fitting in at FSU, Marching Chiefs is a GREAT way to go about meeting people. The only thing you have to know how to do is play a band instrument.
ACT: 22 SAT: 1100 Female
It is extremely easy to get into FSU ifAug 22 2005Biology
It is extremely easy to get into FSU if you are instate. Just get a 3.0 and a 1100. You could write an essay to make it easier. If you join any clubs or sports, you are guaranteed in. Also, the Honors programs is a bit misleading. The only benefit of it is to get Early Registration. And for research if you want Honors in the Major, which is easy to get into if you have decent grades.
SAT: 1300 Male
I applied early so I was able to get in quicklyAug 21 2005Accounting
I applied early so I was able to get in quickly. I got in based on GPA and definitely not test scores because they sucked.
ACT: 18 SAT: 890 Female
Transferred from CC where I made Dean's ListMay 24 2005English
Transferred from CC where I made Dean's List.
Party hard; study harder, get kick-ass grades, and look out for frauds from the North and Midwest.
SAT: 1190 Male
Learned to study well, be a top performing student,Aug 10 2004Political Science
Learned to study well, be a top performing student, and prioritize accordingly. Always preparing ahead of the curriculum.
ACT: 28 SAT: 1260 Male
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