College selection – check. SATs – check. Community service – check.
You've done all the legwork in preparing for your college applications. Now it's
time to sit down and do the hard part – writing those essays.
For many people choosing what to write about can prove to be the most challenging
aspect of the writing process. You want your essays to be memorable, engaging, and
persuasive, in addition to being well-written and honest. Your essays serve as your
first impression to the adcoms – you want to make sure you choose the right
The resources listed below will help you explore your experiences and delve deep
into your passions, ultimately leading you to that original and compelling kernel
that will become the basis for your college personal statement.
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the actual essays), please sign up for one of Accepted's
college admissions and personal statement consulting services.