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2018-19 Common App Essays

Tackling the Common App Essay Prompts
What Excellent College Essays Have in Common
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A college essay is an important piece of a college application and an opportunity for students to show an admission committee what makes them a good candidate.

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Links to Full College Essay Examples. Some colleges publish a selection of their favorite accepted college essays that worked, and I've put together a selection of over of these (plus some essay excerpts!). Common App Essay Samples. Please note that some of these college essay examples may be responding to prompts that are no longer in use.

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See an example of a college application essay, with a point-by-point critique. Essay Tips from Andrew K. Strickler, Dean of Admission and Financial Aid. Over the years, students who tell me they absolutely love to write have said they struggle with the application essay. So if you’ve been biting your nails or tearing your hair out even a little, you’re not alone. The good news is, I can help.

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Some colleges ask for a supplemental essay, or several, as a way of getting to know an applicant better. Read on to discover tips on how to tackle these writing supplements and see a sample essay. Below you’ll find selected examples of essays that “worked,” as nominated by our admissions committee. These entries are distinct and unique to the individual writer; however, each of them assisted the admissions reader in learning more about the student beyond the transcripts and lists of activities provided in their applications.