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Emory essay prompts: tips?

Hello, fellow high school friends! I'm a junior looking into Emory University, and I'm curious about their essay prompts. Would anyone be able to share some tips on how to approach the Emory essays? Any advice or previous experience would be greatly appreciated!

7 months ago

Hello! Emory University is a great choice for college, and I'd be happy to provide some guidance on the essay prompts. When it comes to approach, here are a few general tips:

1. Make sure to thoroughly read Emory's essay prompts, understand what they're asking, and reflect on how you can best answer each question while showcasing your unique qualities and experiences.

2. Share a compelling and specific story or event in your life that demonstrates your personal qualities, strengths, or growth in the context of the prompt. You want to make an emotional connection with the reader without going off-track from what the prompt is asking.

3. Spend some time researching Emory University - its programs, campus culture, and opportunities. Make sure to reference specific aspects of the university that resonate with you and explain how you'd contribute to the Emory community. This showcases your genuine interest in the school.

4. Finally, proofread and revise your essay multiple times to ensure it's free of grammatical errors and that it flows well. Don't be afraid to ask teachers, parents, or friends for feedback.

Remember, the goal is to stand out from the crowd while staying true to yourself and providing insight into your personal experiences. Keep these tips in mind while working on your Emory essays, and you'll be on your way to crafting a compelling application. Good luck!

7 months ago

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