Maybe your application essays are done and you’ve already pressed “send” on your college applications. Some students have. Or maybe--like many students--you have drafts, physical or virtual, in all directions, and you have no idea whether any of it is “good enough” to gain attention and admission at your top choice colleges.
Your personal essays play a unique role in the admissions process, revealing your unique character to colleges, as admissions officers build a community of diverse students who will make the most difference on their campus--and for the rest of their lives. How do you write that magical essay that shows colleges who you will be once you get there?
The good news is that your brain already knows how to write a personal essay--because it’s a story about your life--and it’s a lot easier than the 5-paragraph essays you write for English class. And even if you haven’t started, we have a process that will help you get your essays done this weekend.Read More