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Advice for Writing Your Grad School Personal Statement

The graduate personal statement isn't just another essay. Here's what to keep in mind as you're writing this important part of your grad school application.

President, Writing Workshop

How to Approach Tragedy and Loss in Your College Essay

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.

Partner, Turner+Turner College Consulting

How to Sound Smart in Your Personal Statement

These three tips will help you sound smart in your college application essays—just as smart as you really are.

The College Essay Guy

Why Your College Application Essay Matters

Worried about writing the "perfect" college application essay? Guess what: admission officers don't want perfect! One admission insider explains.

Vice President for Enrollment and Communications, Willamette University