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Answering the University of California’s Personal Insight Questions for 2017

August 8, 2017, Posted In Supplemental essays
Amanda

You will have 8 questions to choose from. You must respond to only 4 of the 8 questions. Each response is limited to a maximum of 350 words. Which questions you choose to answer is entirely up to you: But you should select questions that are most relevant to your experience and that best reflect … Continue reading Answering the University of California’s Personal Insight Questions for 2017

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What to expect from the University of Chicago’s 2017 writing supplement

August 8, 2017, Posted In Supplemental essays
Amanda

Required Question: How does the University of Chicago, as you know it now, satisfy your desire for a particular kind of learning, community, and future? Please address with some specificity your own wishes and how they relate to UChicago. This is their version of “Why UChicago?” – so answer it as such! Odds are, you … Continue reading What to expect from the University of Chicago’s 2017 writing supplement

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The Duke University writing supplement 2017

August 8, 2017, Posted In Supplemental essays
Stephen

The following question is optional for all applicants to Duke University. Duke University seeks a talented, engaged student body that embodies the wide range of human experience; we believe that the diversity of our students makes our community stronger. If you’d like to share a perspective you bring or experiences you’ve had to help us … Continue reading The Duke University writing supplement 2017

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Answering Dartmouth’s 2017 writing supplements

August 7, 2017, Posted In Supplemental essays
Amanda

Dartmouth’s writing supplement requires that applicants write brief responses to two supplemental essay prompts as follows: Please respond in 100 words or less: While arguing a Dartmouth-related case before the U.S. Supreme Court in 1818, Daniel Webster, Class of 1801, uttered this memorable line: “It is, Sir…a small college. And yet, there are those who … Continue reading Answering Dartmouth’s 2017 writing supplements

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The Yale University short answer questions 2017

August 7, 2017, Posted In Supplemental essays
Sophie

Here’s a look at how students can successfully answer Yale’s supplemental essay questions: Students at Yale have plenty of time to explore their academic interests before committing to one or more major fields of study. Many students either modify their original academic direction or change their minds entirely. As of this moment, what academic areas … Continue reading The Yale University short answer questions 2017

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