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Dartmouth Essays, Dartmouth 2018-2019 Admissions Essays, Dartmouth College Admission

Dartmouth College 2018-2019 Essay Prompts

The Dartmouth College 2018-2019 Essay Prompts For Admission Are Now Available To Applicants. Read This Year's Essay Prompts!

July 16, 2018

Princeton Essay, Princeton Requirements for Admission, Princeton Graded Paper

Princeton Requiring Graded Writing Sample

Princeton University Will Be Requiring Graded Writing Samples From Applicants Going Forward. It's A Move We Wholeheartedly Support. Learn More!

July 6, 2018

Name Drops in College Essays, Name Dropping in Admissions Essays, Admission Essay Name Drops

Name Dropping in College Essays

Name Dropping In College Essays Is A Really Bad Idea. Your Goal In The Highly Selective College Admissions Process Is To Present As Likable. Name Dropping Achieves The Opposite Objective.

January 23, 2018

Assistance on College Admissions Essays

Seeking Assistance On College Admissions Essays? At Ivy Coach, We Help Students Craft Powerful And Compelling Admissions Essays. Learn More!

October 16, 2017

10 Pet Peeves in College Admissions Essays

Learn Our 10 Pet Peeves In College Admissions Essays. Chances Are Strong That You've Committed One Of These College Essay Mistakes. But You Don't Have To!

September 26, 2017

College Essay, Personal Statement, Bad College Essays

5 Terrible Topics for the Common Application Personal Statement

What Are 5 Terrible Topics for the Common Application Personal Statement? Sports, Community Service, Grandparents, Travel, and Music -- Learn Why!

August 26, 2017

UNC Essays, UNC Admissions Essays, 2017-2018 UNC Essays for Admission

2017-2018 University of North Carolina Essays

The 2017-2018 University of North Carolina essays for admission have been released and we've got these four prompts for our readers.

July 27, 2017

Tufts Essays, Tufts Admissions Essays, 2017-2018 Tufts Essays

2017-2018 Tufts University Admissions Essays

The 2017-2018 Tufts University admissions essays have been released. Applicants to Tufts must answer three essay prompts.

July 25, 2017

Michigan Essays, UMichigan Essays, UMichigan Admissions Essays

2017-2018 University of Michigan Admissions Essays

The 2017-2018 University of Michigan admissions essays have been released. And, no, the communities essay didn't go anywhere!

July 24, 2017

Notre Dame Essays, Notre Dame Admissions Essays, 2017-2018 Notre Dame Essays

2017-2018 Notre Dame Admissions Essays

The 2017-2018 Notre Dame admissions essays have been released and we've got them for our readers. Applicants must answer three 175-word admissions essays.

July 23, 2017

Williams Essays, Williams College Admissions Essays, Admissions Essays at Williams

Williams 2017-2018 Admissions Essays

The Williams 2017-2018 admissions essays have been released. We've got the Williams supplemental essay prompt for our readers.

July 20, 2017

Tufts Essays, Tufts Admissions Essays, Tufts University Essays

Tufts 2017-2018 Admissions Essays

We've got the Tufts 2017-2018 admissions essays for our readers, essays that have recently been released for this year's applicants.

July 19, 2017

Princeton Essays, Princeton Admissions Essays, Princeton University Admissions Essay Prompts

2017-2018 Princeton Admissions Prompts

The 2017-2018 Princeton admissions prompts have been released. Noticeably absent from this year's prompts is any reference to Woodrow Wilson.

July 18, 2017

UChicago Essay Prompts, University of Chicago Essays, UChicago Admissions Essays

2017-2018 UChicago Essay Prompts

The 2017-2018 UChicago essay prompts have been released and, once again, the essays are some of the most extensive of any highly selective college.

July 17, 2017

Life Lesson in College Essay, Lessons in Admissions Essays, Lessons in College Admission Essay

Life Lessons in College Essays

Life lessons in college essays don't belong. They're cliche. They're boring. Keep them out of admissions essays and don't think twice about it.

October 21, 2016

Connecting with Readers in Admissions Essays

It's vitally important to connect with readers in admissions essays. Bragging is one sure bet way not to connect with admissions officers. So don't brag.

October 18, 2016

Travel in College Essays, College Essays and Travel, Traveling in College Essay Storytelling

Writing About Travel in College Essays

Writing about travel in college essays is a terrible, horrible, no good, very bad idea. Travel has the scent of privilege. Plus, it makes for boring essays.

October 15, 2016

University of California 2016-2017 Essay Prompts

The University of California 2016-2017 essay prompts are out. Students must completed 4 350-word essays, a marked departure from previous admissions cycles.

July 23, 2016

UChicago Essays, UChicago 2016 Essays, UChicago 2017 Essays

University of Chicago 2016-2017 Essay Prompts

We've got the 2016-2017 University of Chicago essay prompts for our readers. And, yes, they're wonderfully weird as they always are!

July 9, 2016

Writing in College Essays, College Essay Writing, College Essays

Colloquial Writing in College Admissions Essays

Colloquial Writing In College Admissions Essays Is Something To Strive For. Too Many Students Write In Such Formal, Boring Styles. Dare To Be Colloquial. Learn More!

April 12, 2016

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