The colleges want to know what your dreams and aspiration are.
They want to know how your life’s experiences have shaped you into the person you are today. It is NOT a brag sheet about yourself or the college of your choice…
Your pre-writing should also include anything that is happening with you or around you at the time.
This will be a collection of random writings that can serve you as a foundation reflecting ‘who you are’ or ‘how you see and perceive’ the world around you.
If the adjectives are like- arrogant, self-absorbed, and ignorant, then it is time to go back and write another essay! Something ‘catchy’ to get the reader hooked and compelled to read the rest of your personal essay.
We have some great college essay examples at the bottom of the page.
Each school determines which prompts they want to ask and where they would like students to upload it.
If you've written one or more personal essays, or any other documents or samples of your writing you want to save, you can place them in your locker, as media files.
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