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Does anyone have tips for writing Indiana University’s supplemental essays?

Indiana U is one of my top choices and I want to nail their supplemental essays. Can anyone who's been through the process share some advice or things they wish they knew before they started writing?

7 months ago

I'd be happy to share some insights! When approaching Indiana University's supplemental essays, make sure to reflect on what aspects of IU excite you the most and how it aligns with your academic and career goals.

A common mistake is to write what you think admissions officers want to hear; instead, focus on being genuine and presenting your unique voice. For example, if you're interested in IU’s Kelley School of Business, delve into their programs that specifically pique your interest and describe how you plan to leverage these opportunities to reach your goals.

Additionally, showing that you've done your research by referencing specific courses, professors, or extracurriculars that IU offers can make your essay stand out. Lastly, remember to proofread your work and perhaps get feedback from teachers or peers who know you well to ensure that your personality shines through. Good luck with your essays!

7 months ago

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