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Penn State Essay Examples?

Hey! Can anyone share successful Penn State essays? Like essays that worked? I'm struggling to put together mine, and I could really use some inspiration/examples from others.

7 months ago

Hey there! You're in luck, because CollegeVine has compiled two Penn State essays from real students, as well as provided breakdowns of what made them work: https://blog.collegevine.com/penn-state-essay-examples.

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Good luck with your Penn State essay and let me know if you have any other questions!

7 months ago

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