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Supplemental Essay Guides

 

If your student is applying to one of these prestigious schools, they have to worry about more than the Common App Essay. Top schools ask students to submit one or more essays prompts that the schools provide. This is an opportunity for applicants to demonstrate how they are uniquely qualified for admission to a particular school, why they want to attend, and what they will contribute to the campus community once they arrive.

Here’s how to answer every top school’s supplemental essay question(s), complete with examples!

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