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University of Michigan writing supplement 2017

August 7, 2017, Posted In Supplemental essays
Cecilia

If you could only do one of the activities you have listed in the Activities section of your Common Application, which one would you keep doing? Why? (Required for all applicants. Approximately 100 words) Here, the admissions office wants to see your true passion. Listing ten activities shows that you’re involved, but honing in on … Continue reading University of Michigan writing supplement 2017

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Q&A with former UC Berkeley Admissions Officer

August 7, 2017, Posted In Admissions Overview
Amanda

AcceptU has assembled the largest team of former admissions officers to support applicants in the admissions process. In this blog series, we invite you to learn more about our team and insights gleaned from their previous admissions experience. Our next counselor Q&A features Jamie, who previously worked in admissions at the University of California – … Continue reading Q&A with former UC Berkeley Admissions Officer

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Princeton’s 2017 writing supplement

August 4, 2017, Posted In Supplemental essays
Stephen

Short answer questions: Activities: Please briefly elaborate on one of your extracurricular activities or work experiences that was particularly meaningful to you. (Response required in about 150 words) Questions like these are why we stress the importance of a strong extracurricular profile (freshmen and sophomores, take note!). Take this opportunity to provide more details about … Continue reading Princeton’s 2017 writing supplement

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Answering the Tufts University supplemental essay questions for 2017

August 3, 2017, Posted In Supplemental essays
Amanda

Prospective Jumbos – listen up! Here’s a look into how to best answer the supplemental essay questions. Short Responses (Required of all Applicants): 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 … Continue reading Answering the Tufts University supplemental essay questions for 2017

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Villanova supplemental essay questions 2017

August 2, 2017, Posted In Supplemental essays
Marc

In addition to the essay included with the Common Application and as part of Villanova’s Member Section of the Common Application, Villanova requires that you submit one Villanova Essay (of 250-1000 words per the Common Application guidelines) from the three choices below. This essay is an important part of your application as it provides us with an opportunity to … Continue reading Villanova supplemental essay questions 2017

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