Hey there!!! Welcome to SP! And as for your advice...YES! YOU WILL LOSE WEIGHT! I was in your position last year, wanting to lose weight before graduation--and I did! I wanted to drop at least 2 dress sizes before I graduated. After graduation, though, I didn't keep up with SP and started losing motivation.
Biggest advice: Believe it or not, I lost the most weight from watching my proportions. If you look at the back of everything you eat, pay close attention to the serving sizes. A roman noodle package is actually 2 servings! Same thing with a can of soup. I had such portion-distortion, I didn't really know what a true serving size is. So, I literally measured out everything to make sure I knew what 1 serving size looks like. I felt silly measuring out ketchup or jelly, but I know what a portion is not without even having to measure it. Once you learn how to truely eat just one serving...you'll cut your calories in half (LITERALLY!)
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| current weight: 215.0