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Villanova University supplemental essay questions

September 15, 2016, Posted In Supplemental essays
Sophie

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 … Continue reading Villanova University supplemental essay questions

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University of Michigan writing supplement

September 15, 2016, Posted In Supplemental essays
Aidan

Essay #1 (Required for all applicants. Approximately 250 words.) Everyone belongs to many different communities and/or groups defined by (among other things) shared geography, religion, ethnicity, income, cuisine, interest, race, ideology, or intellectual heritage. Choose one of the communities to which you belong, and describe that community and your place within it. This question is … Continue reading University of Michigan writing supplement

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What to expect from the University of Chicago writing supplement

September 2, 2016, Posted In Supplemental essays
Sophie

Question 1 (Required): 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. Describe your personality and spirit. University of Chicago wants to know more about you! Here’s … Continue reading What to expect from the University of Chicago writing supplement

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The Duke University writing supplement

September 2, 2016, Posted In Supplemental essays
Aidan

Note: The Common Application will only show you the essay prompts that apply to you; there’s no need to spend time sifting through extra questions!  Note that this means you must select your desired undergraduate school–either the Trinity College of Arts and Sciences or the Pratt School of Engineering–before you will see the corresponding version … Continue reading The Duke University writing supplement

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