Many colleges require that students include an essay with their application. Most of the time called a personal statement, this essay is important because it lets college admissions find out more about you than just what they get through your application. It also shows them what kind of writer you are.
Here are some helpful links:
- Click here to get some more information on the essay/personal statement process.
- Tips and Examples
- 100 College Admissions Essay Topics
- University of Arizona- Help on their writing personal statement
- Tips For Personal Essay Questions On The Common Application