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Essays

Your essay is one of the most important pieces of your application.  It is your chance to introduce yourself to an admissions officer beyond grades and test scores.  In addition to your personal statement, you will also have to write an extracurricular activities essay and supplemental essays.  The follow documents provide information on all of the essays you will need to write and tips to help you get started.

Personal Statement Tips to Get Started

Essay First Lines

The Common Application Essay Prompts

Activity Essay

Supplemental Essays

Additional Information Essays

Essay Editing Protocol

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