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Our Best Advice for Writing Your College Application Essays

We've gathered our best blogs and articles on writing your college application essay. Learn how to start, get insider tips on what NOT to do, and more!

We’ve talked about application essays a lot over the years—what to write, what not to write, what to do when you’re ready to pull your hair out and quit at life. That’s why we gathered all the juicy application essay advice up so you can find it in one handy place. Right here!

How to start your application essay

Real-world application essay examples

Inside information from the admission office

Do’s, don’ts, and serious essay fails

Find articles and advice about every aspect of your college applications in our College Admission section. 

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