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University of Chicago 2019-20 Supplemental Essay Prompt Guide

Topic:   |  Posted on July 19th, 2019  |  Written by Kat Stubing

University of Chicago 2019-20 Application Essay Question Explanations The Requirements: 2 essays of 1-2 pages each Supplemental Essay Type(s): Why, Oddball This is it, the infamous U Chicago supplemental application. These quirky prompts have been a rite of passage for generations of applicants. So before you dive in, just remember that if they could do […]

Dartmouth College 2019-20 Supplemental Essay Prompt Guide

Topic:   |  Posted on July 16th, 2019  |  Written by Kat Stubing

Dartmouth College 2019-20 Application Essay Question Explanations The Requirements: 1 essay of 100 words, 1 essay of 250-300 words. Supplemental Essay Type(s): Why, Oddball, Topic of Your Choice The writing supplement includes questions specific to Dartmouth that help the Admissions Committee gain a better sense of how you and Dartmouth might be a good “fit” […]

University of San Diego 2019-20 Supplemental Essay Prompt Guide 

Topic:   |  Posted on July 11th, 2019  |  Written by Kat Stubing

University of San Diego 2019-20 Application Essay Question Explanations The Requirements: 2 essays of 200 words each Supplemental Essay Type(s): Community, Why The University of San Diego is surprisingly single-minded! Even though there are four separate prompts, and even though you have to respond to two of them, they’re all kind of asking the same […]

Wake Forest University 2019-20 Supplemental Essay Prompt Guide

Topic:   |  Posted on July 3rd, 2019  |  Written by Emma Harrington

Wake Forest 2019-20 Application Essay Question Explanations  The Requirements: 2 lists, 6 short answers, 1 essay Supplemental Essay Type: Short Answer, Oddball, Activity, Community Before you dig in… The Wake Forest supplement always gives our students a run for their money and the 2019-20 application is no exception. (Two lists, six short answer questions, plus […]

University of Texas at Austin 2019-20 Essay Prompt Guide

Topic:   |  Posted on July 2nd, 2019  |  Written by Emma Harrington

University of Texas at Austin 2019-20 Application Essay Question Explanations  The Requirements: 1 essay of 500-700 words; 3 essays of 250-300 words Supplemental Essay Type(s): Community, Why, Additional Info, Personal statement All freshman applicants must submit a required essay, Topic A in ApplyTexas and the UT Austin Required Essay in the Coalition application. Please keep […]

Tufts University 2019-20 Supplemental Essay Prompt Guide

Topic:   |  Posted on June 27th, 2019  |  Written by Emma Harrington

Tufts University 2019-20 Application Essay Question Explanations  The Requirements: 1 essay of 100-150 words; 1 essay of 200-250 words. Supplemental Essay Type: Why, Oddball Think outside the box as you answer the following questions. Take a risk and go somewhere unexpected. Be serious if the moment calls for it, but feel comfortable being playful if that […]

University of Virginia (UVA) 2019-20 Supplemental Essay Prompt Guide

Topic:   |  Posted on June 24th, 2019  |  Written by Kat Stubing

UVA 2019-2020 First-Year Application Essay Question Explanations The Requirements: Answer two essay prompts of roughly 250 words each. Supplemental Essay Type: Why, Oddball, Community 1. We are looking for passionate students to join our diverse community of scholars, researchers, and artists.  Answer the question that corresponds to the school/program to which you are applying in […]

Boston College (BC) 2019-20 Supplemental Essay Prompt Guide

Topic:   |  Posted on June 20th, 2019  |  Written by Emma Harrington

Boston College 2019-2020 Application Essay Question Explanations The Requirements: 1 essay of 400 words Supplemental Essay Type(s): Oddball, Community The writing supplement topics for the 2019-20 application cycle (400 word limit): *Please select one topic Great art evokes a sense of wonder. It nourishes the mind and spirit. Is there a particular song, poem, speech, […]

University of North Carolina (UNC) 2019-20 Supplemental Essay Prompt Guide

Topic:   |  Posted on June 20th, 2019  |  Written by Kat Stubing

UNC 2019-20 Application Essay Question Explanations The Requirements: Choose two out of four prompts. 200-250 words each. Supplemental Essay Type(s): Oddball, Why University of North Carolina’s supplement will provide you with four prompts, and you will choose two. Each response will be limited to 200-250 words. 1. Tell us about a peer who has made […]

University of Georgia 2019-20 Supplemental Essay Prompt Guide

Topic:   |  Posted on June 19th, 2019  |  Written by Kat Stubing

University of Georgia 2019-20 Application Essay Question Explanations  The Requirements: 2 essays of 200-300 words Supplemental Essay Type(s): Oddball The college admissions process can create anxiety. In an attempt to make it less stressful, please tell us an interesting or amusing story about yourself from your high school years that you have not already shared […]