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University of Minnesota Twin Cities 2019-20 Supplemental Essay Prompt Guide 

Topic:   |  Posted on August 16th, 2019  |  Written by Emma Harrington

University of Minnesota Twin Cities 2019-20 Application Essay Question Explanations The Requirements: 2 essays of up to 150 words each Supplemental Essay Type(s): Why, Community The University of Minnesota’s brief supplement asks you to envision your life on campus, both as a student and community member. The only way to do that, dear students, is […]

University of Massachusetts Amherst 2019-20 Supplemental Essay Prompt Guide

Topic:   |  Posted on August 16th, 2019  |  Written by Emma Harrington

University of Massachusetts Amherst 2019-20 Application Essay Question Explanations The Requirements: 2 essays of 100 words each Supplemental Essay Type(s): Why     UMass Amherst’s supplement asks one question with two prompts: why here? It’s the most classic question around, and the 100 word limit really lightens the load. The key to this simple supplement is […]

University of Maryland 2019-20 Supplemental Essay Prompt Guide

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

University of Maryland 2019-20 Application Essay Question Explanations The Requirements: 4 short answers of 160 characters Supplemental Essay Type(s): Short Answer, Additional Information   “At the University of Maryland, we encourage our students to go beyond the classroom to engage in opportunities that further both their academic and personal growth.” The University of Maryland application […]

Rutgers University 2019-20 Supplemental Essay Guide

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

Rutgers University 2019-20 Application Essay Question Explanations The Requirements: One essay of 500 words Supplemental Essay Type(s): Personal Statement If you are interested in applying to become a Scarlet Knight, you should know that Rutgers University has its very own application. There is good news though! The essay prompts on the Rutgers application are exactly […]

Davidson College 2019-20 Supplemental Essay Guide

Topic:   |  Posted on August 15th, 2019  |  Written by Emma Harrington

Davidson College 2019-20 Application Essay Question Explanations This Davidson supplement is as classic as apple pie, featuring three of the most common question types around. So whether you’re just gearing up or at the end of the admissions road, you’re in luck. Since these prompts are likely to come up on other applications, you’ll probably […]

Bowdoin College 2019-20 Supplemental Essay Guide

Topic:   |  Posted on August 15th, 2019  |  Written by Emma Harrington

Bowdoin College 2019-20 Application Essay Question Explanations Don’t let the looks of this short, quirky supplement fool you: it will push you as a writer. But why should we expect any less from one of the best liberal arts colleges (according to US News and World Report)? To tackle this tricky supplement, give yourself plenty […]

Lafayette College 2019-20 Supplemental Essay Prompt Guide

Topic:   |  Posted on August 15th, 2019  |  Written by Emma Harrington

Lafayette College 2019-20 Application Essay Question Explanations  The Requirements: 2 short essays of 20-200 words Supplemental Essay Type(s): Why, Activity Students identify Lafayette as an excellent fit for countless reasons. In your response, be deliberate and specific about your motivation for applying to Lafayette. Why Lafayette? (20-200 words) This question from Lafayette is short, simple, […]

American University 2019-20 Supplemental Essay Prompt Guide

Topic:   |  Posted on August 15th, 2019  |  Written by Emma Harrington

American University 2019-20 Application Essay Question Explanations  The Requirements: 1 essay of 150 words Supplemental Essay Type(s): Why Why are you interested in American University? American University scrapped their question about the American University Experience (AUx), a course specially designed for students transitioning into their first year of college at AU, this year in favor […]

Haverford College 2019-20 Supplemental Essay Guide

Topic:   |  Posted on August 14th, 2019  |  Written by Emma Harrington

Haverford College 2019-20 Application Essay Question Explanations Haverford College may be a tiny school, but its values are voluminous. In case you didn’t already know that Haverford is known for its Honor Code, admissions makes it abundantly clear in the epic introduction to this supplement. Our advice to you: read it very carefully so you […]

Seattle Pacific University 2019-20 Supplemental Essay Guide

Topic:   |  Posted on August 13th, 2019  |  Written by Emma Harrington

Seattle Pacific University 2019-20 Application Essay Question Explanations  The Requirements: 1 essay of 250-500 words  Supplemental Essay Type(s): Why Please respond to the following topic (in 250-500 words)  At Seattle Pacific, we encourage all students to explore or go deeper in Christian faith and to be inspired to make a difference. SPU’s vision means that […]