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George Mason University 2019-20 Supplemental Essay Prompt Guide

Topic:   |  Posted on September 17th, 2019  |  Written by Emma Harrington

George Mason University 2019-20 Application Essay Question Explanations The Requirements: 1 essay of 250 words. Supplemental Essay Type(s): Why Why do YOU want to go to college? We know it is an excellent path to a career, but we want to hear more specifically about what you are hoping to gain from your time in […]

Scripps College 2019-20 Supplemental Essay Prompt Guide

Topic:   |  Posted on September 17th, 2019  |  Written by Emma Harrington

Scripps College 2019-20 Application Essay Question Explanations The Requirements: 1 essay of 200 words, 1 essay of 150-300 words Supplemental Essay Type(s): Why, Oddball Why have you chosen to apply to Scripps College? (200 words) Ah, the classic why essay. Scripps wants to know that you’ve thoughtfully chosen them from the long list of other […]

University of California 2019-20 Essay Prompt Guide

Topic:   |  Posted on September 13th, 2019  |  Written by Kat Stubing

The Requirements: 4 out of 8 essays, 350 words each. Supplemental Essay Type(s): Oddball, Community, Activity University of California 2019-2020 Application Essay Question Explanations The UC application sounds like a riddle. Every student must write four essays, but choose from eight prompts. The rules may be unfamiliar, but the game is the same: tell admissions something […]

Gonzaga University 2019-20 Supplemental Essay Prompt Guide

Topic:   |  Posted on September 10th, 2019  |  Written by Emma Harrington

Gonzaga University 2019-20 Application Essay Question Explanations  The Requirements: 1 short answer of 5-10 sentences Supplemental Essay Type(s): Short Answer Please choose one of the following questions to answer below. Please provide a short response (5-10 sentences). Please share an experience that made you feel uncomfortable or challenged, and then explain how you grew from the […]

Bryn Mawr College 2019-20 Supplemental Essay Prompt Guide

Topic:   |  Posted on September 10th, 2019  |  Written by Emma Harrington

Bryn Mawr College 2019-20 Application Essay Question Explanations  The Requirements: 2 essays Supplemental Essay Type(s): Community and Activity As you prepare to join a new college community, reflect on your role as a community member throughout the past four years. What legacy do you hope to leave behind? Sure, admissions is asking about clubs, sports teams, […]

University of Notre Dame 2019-20 Supplemental Essay Prompt Guide

Topic:   |  Posted on September 9th, 2019  |  Written by Emma Harrington

University of Notre Dame 2019-20 Application Essay Question Explanations The Requirements: 3 essays of 200 words. Supplemental Essay Type(s): Why, Oddball, Community   Please provide a response to the following question: What excites you about the University of Notre Dame that makes it stand out from other institutions? (200 words) Why Notre Dame? You have […]

Lewis and Clark College 2019-20 Supplemental Essay Prompt Guide

Topic:   |  Posted on September 6th, 2019  |  Written by Emma Harrington

Lewis and Clark 2019-20 Application Essay Question Explanations  The Requirements: 1 essay of 50-500 words Supplemental Essay Type(s): Why, Community   Lewis & Clark College is a private college with a public conscience and a global reach. We celebrate our strengths in collaborative scholarship, international engagement, environmental understanding and entrepreneurial thinking. As we evaluate applications, […]

University of Oregon 2019-20 Supplemental Essay Prompt Guide

Topic:   |  Posted on September 6th, 2019  |  Written by Emma Harrington

University of Oregon 2019-20 Application Essay Question Explanations  The Requirements: 1 essay of 250-500 words Supplemental Essay Type(s): Community As you’ve looked into what it will be like to attend Oregon, you’ve hopefully learned about what makes Ducks unique. No two are alike, though, so tell us what makes you who you are, and how […]

Washington and Lee University 2019-20 Supplemental Essay Guide

Topic:   |  Posted on September 6th, 2019  |  Written by Emma Harrington

Washington and Lee University 2019-20 Application Essay Question Explanations The Requirements: 1 essay of 100-250 words Supplemental Essay Type(s): Why Please elaborate on how you have familiarized yourself with Washington and Lee University and what led to your decision to apply. This is an optional question but if you choose to answer this question there […]

Macalester College 2019-20 Supplemental Essay Prompt Guide

Topic:   |  Posted on September 6th, 2019  |  Written by Emma Harrington

Macalester College 2019-2020 Application Essay Question Explanations The Requirements: 3 essays of 500 words Supplemental Essay Type(s): Personal statement, Community Application forms like this often require people to uncomfortably categorize their race, ethnicity, gender, or other identities by checking boxes. Is there anything about your (or your family’s) background that you would like us to […]