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We All Fall Down

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College Counselors

New Common Application essay prompts for fall 2013 feel fresh with possibility. But among parents and students, one topic is generating nervous discussion: recount an incident or time when you experienced failure. read more

College Application Essays: A Step-by-Step Example


How do you take a generic application essay prompt and turn it into a personal statement that brings tears of joy to admission counselors' eyes? Well, you can start by following the steps in this example! read more