Tag: personal statement

Top 10 Application Essay Do's and Don'ts


Our top 10 admission essay/personal statement do's and don'ts! read more

Application Essays Through Admission Counselors' Eyes

Director of Undergraduate Admissions, The University of Tampa

Essays are a major separating factor in sorting the mediocre students from those who have gone (and most likely will continue to go) above and beyond. One admission insider shares how and why. read more

How to Write a Transfer Essay That Works

Director of Undergraduate Enrollment Marketing, Sacred Heart University

Before sitting down to write your transfer college application essay, use this one simple question as a guideline to your future: why are you applying to this particular college? 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