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How to Approach Tragedy and Loss in Your College Essay

Partner, Turner+Turner College Consulting

You may feel compelled to write about a difficult subject for your college essay. Here are some tips to write about hard topics with respect and impact. read more

How to Make Your Common App Essays Stand Out

Freelance Writer

Not sure how to write your Common Application essay? Here's a breakdown of the prompts and answers admission officers want (and don't want) to see from you. read more

Steering Clear of College Application Essay Mistakes

CollegeXpress Student Writer

Keep yourself on the sunny side of your target college's radar by avoiding these simple yet costly essay mistakes. read more

How to Stand Out With Your College Essay

President, Wow Writing Workshop

We're bringing you the top five tips for standing out in your college essay, straight from admissions officers! Get the college application tips on CX now. read more