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We also have a large Relay for Life organization.” Moreover, a number of undergrads enjoy FSU’s reservation, an “off campus [spot] where students can go swimming, paddle boarding, relaxing, or even [try out a] ropes course.” Of course, it’s also important to mention that some students feel as though “Greek life dominates” the social scene, even though “less than 50% of the student population [participates].” Finally, undergrads greatly appreciate hometown Tallahassee.
We're thrilled that you're applying to Florida A&M University!After all, the “campus is gorgeous,” “the weather is always nice” and there are an abundance “of resources at your fingertips.” What’s more, “despite its large size..community is welcoming and [undergrads] don’t feel like an anonymous face in the student body.” Incredibly, it’s still “easy to feel at home.” Much of that can be credited to faculty who “are very willing to help undergraduate students with classes, research, career prospects, and everything in between.” Florida State professors also excel at bringing their “courses to life and mak[ing] them interesting enough that [students truly] want to learn.” Many are also “experts in their field.” And “they make it known that they want students to succeed.” To that end, “in addition to making themselves available..office hours, they [continually] offer to make time for students [beyond those hours].” Perhaps this grateful undergrad says it best, “Their advice has pushed me to be a better student and pushed me to find a great future.” Florida State manages to attract a student body that’s a “unique mixture of south Floridians, crunchy granolas, Northern snowbirds, sorority girls, and good ole boys, with a nice international population mixed in there.” Despite these diverse personalities, the university still seems to cultivate a “strong sense of community.” Of course, it definitely helps that students are “very friendly and always willing to [strike] up conversation.” Even better, “everyone you see seems genuinely happy” and everyone “is pushing for you.” People here want to see their peers “succeed.” As one impressed student shares, “Everyone is so kind.No one is afraid to ask for help, and if they do most would be more than willing to help you out.” Undergrads also applaud FSU for doing “a great job in creating or allowing students to create spaces for all communities, particularly those that are historically marginalized/ typically first gen students.” And no matter what else, students here come together in their shared “love for FSU.” As this satisfied student sums up, “I have never been on a campus with such school spirit, excitement, and motivation to improve.” Life at Florida State offers a great “mix of academics, socializing, [and] extracurricular [activities].” To begin with, athletics are fairly popular and you can frequently spot “basketball games and volleyball games” popping up around campus.We estimate some students could be accepted with SAT's as low as 1190.The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1330 out of 1600.The total value of this scholarship is over ,000 over four years and guarantees admission into the University Honors Program.Detailed information about this scholarship can be found ll admitted students are automatically considered for one of our merit-based scholarships (University Freshman or Out-of-State Tuition Waiver).We offer 54 bachelor's degrees, 29 master's degrees, three professional degrees, and twelve doctoral degrees. Please limit your answers to 500 words per question. Travel Indicate your significant travel experiences and include the circumstances.Last year, 17,381 out of 35,334 applicants were admitted making Florida State a .The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1260 on a 1600 scale, below which admission should be considered a reach.