Mark continues his examination of the Common Application college essay prompts. This one focuses on the “belief or idea” prompt.
Category: College Essays
One of the new Common Application prompts asks you to recount a time in which you failed. This essay requires that you show both humility and maturity.
Essay Writing! This first in a series of posts on the Common Application essay prompts focuses on how to answer the prompt about how your background or story has shaped your identity.
Sometimes looking at examples of successful college essays can help you get the creative juices flowing.
What does your GPA mean? What is your real GPA? What is your core GPA? How will your GPA be used in the college admissions process. This article helps you understand how your GPA may translate into percentages.