New common application prompts from the common application: the common application board of directors is pleased to announce the 2013-14 essay prompts. The new common application — which received some criticism a few months ago for removing the topic of your choice essay prompt — has released five new essay prompts for the 2013-14 admissions season, inside higher ed reports. The common application has announced that the 2016-2017 personal statement essay prompts will be the same as the 2015-2016 prompts by conducting a review process every other year, rather than annually, we can hear from admissions officers, as well as students, parents, and counselors, about the.
Here are the 15 schools that think outside the box, when it comes to admissions essay, with some examples of our favorite questions they're asking on the common application this year now, it's up to you to impress admissions officers with a response that measures up. The tips and sample essays below will still provide useful guidance and essay samples for the new common application, but be sure also to read the new article for the 2016-17 common application: tips for the 5 new common application essay prompts.
2014 new apply texas essay prompts every student applying to the university of texas-austin and dozens of other private and public campuses in texas use the apply texas application site some also use their own applications or the common application, but all of the ut campuses use it exclusively. Juniors, we have some good news to announce unlike in years past where the essay prompts were cloaked in secrecy well into the summer, the common application has revealed its essay prompts for the 2014-15 application cycle.
The common application itself will go live on august 1, 2014 but the essay prompts are available now as stated in the common application knowledgebase : the common application will retain the current set of first-year essay prompts for 2014-15, without any edits or additions. The common application (informally known as the common app) is an undergraduate college admission application that applicants may use to apply to any of 517 member colleges and universities in 47 states and the district of columbia, as well as in austria, france, germany, italy, switzerland, and uni. For the 2018-19 application cycle, the common application essay prompts remain unchanged from the 2017-18 cycle with the inclusion of the topic of your choice option, you have the opportunity to write about anything you want to share with the folks in the admissions office. Common application essay questions for 2013-2014 february 13, 2013 november 8, 2013 scott the people behind the common application have just released the new essay prompts (pdf link) for college applicants who apply in the 2013-2014 admissions season.
2014-15 common application essay prompts the common application will retain the current set of first-year essay prompts for 2014-15, without any edits or additions. The 2014-2015 common application, scheduled to launch on august 1, 2014, will include five personal statement essay prompts the prompts were designed to enable applicants to tell their unique stories as part of a holistic selection process. The news is in the common application just announced that the common application essay prompts for 2014-15 will be the same as last year the essay length will continue to be capped at 650 words. Choose an issue of importance to you - the issue could be personal, school related, local, political, or international in scope - and write an essay in which you explain the significance of that issue to yourself, your family, your community, or your generation.
Essay hell's 2014-15 prompts primer: strategies for the common app, uc, transfer and other college application essays by robinson janine wulf (2014-04-10) paperback on amazoncom free shipping on qualifying offers. The 2014-2015 common application, launch date august 1, 2014, will include five personal statement essay prompts the prompts were designed to enable applicants to tell their unique stories as part of a holistic selection process. 2017-2018 common application essay prompts 1 some students have a background, identity, interest, or talent that is so meaningful they believe their application would be incomplete without it.