How to write an applying essay

Applying to Cooper Union Architecture: Do I need to send them an admission essay?

An essay is required per [external link] their admission materials for requirements for the essay. They will probably specify length, topic, and format.

Am I reaching too high in applying to these colleges?

I’m a rising senior with somewhere between a 3.85 and 4.1GPA. (GPAs haven’t been calculated with final grades, yet. Last time it was a 4.103.) In my high school career, I’ve taken 1 pre-IB class, 3 AP classes, one weighted class, and I plan on taking 3 APs, 1 IB, and another weighted class next […]

When applying for college scholarships?

Many scholarships can sometimes have similar requirements. Since some require essays. Is it okay to send the same essay about myself but to different scholarship places?

I’m a U.S. citizen applying to a Canadian university?

I have already gotten an account to OUAC for applying to Ontario universities (105f application), but I don’t know how to go about paying for the app fee, if there are essays required, etc. etc. is there anything super important that i need to know or that i may have missed?i have already used the […]

Do you think most students applying to ivy league schools write there admissions essay, or pay someone?

I have an autobiographical essay for Columbia General Studies program and i don’t know where to begin.. It would be so much easier to have someone who is highly qualified write it for me with all the workload that i have.

Question about applying to Rutgers – when are the credentials due?

So I know the application deadline is in a couple days. I’m assuming that means just the online application, including the essay. But it says that the credentials, such as the SRAR, SAT scores, etc…are due within 2 weeks of the application deadline. Does that mean I have an extra two weeks after the deadline […]

Applying to Baruch CUNY missed deadline?

so i applied to NYU, Pace and Fordham. still waiting confirmationnow i never really had a backup college incase i dont get accepted (god forbid) to all 3 colleges. so today i decided to apply to a CUNY school and missed the deadline which was unfortunately last friday. the website says that any applications sent […]

When applying to Harvard or Yale, why doesn’t everyone just include Chuck Norris in their admission Essays?

like… that’s totally dumb from the people, don’t they understand that just writing about Chuck Norris guarantees you an admission to these schools? I mean, they don’t dare to deny an aplicant that wrote an essay on Chuck Norris because Chuck Norris would come out of that effing essay and kick them up in their […]

I’m applying to college any tips in what i should include in my autobiographical essay that will impress?

Any extra curriculum activities (sport, clubs…)Any volunteering activities (if you never volunteer, START now)Any competition you won or participated in.Any entrepreneurial action you took.Letter of reference from your teachers or employers…

Applying to college as a deaf student question!?

Okay, I got some feedback on this issue and will add more detail.My nephew is concerned that his “deafness” will be seen as something undesirable through a college admission officers eyes. I’m not sure about this and am simply encouraging him to apply to which school he pleases. He is a senior from NYC and […]