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Michigan 'Why Us' Essay Tips?

Hey everyone! I'm starting to work on my college apps and I'm looking for some advice on writing a good 'Why Us' essay for University of Michigan. What are specific things I should mention and research about the school to make my essay stand out? Thanks in advance!

6 months ago

Hey there! It's awesome that you're working on your college applications and focusing on the University of Michigan. Fortunately, CollegeVine has an article breaking down all the UMich prompts, which you can find here: https://blog.collegevine.com/how-to-write-the-university-of-michigan-essays

To write a standout 'Why Us' essay, you'll want to focus on the unique aspects of the school and how they align with your interests and goals. Check out this CollegeVine article for tips on tackling this type of prompt specifically: https://blog.collegevine.com/how-to-write-the-why-us-college-essay

Make sure to tailor your essay to your personal interests and experiences, so it feels authentic and unique. Remember, the goal is to show the admissions officers not only what the school can offer you, but also what you can contribute to their community. Good luck with your application!

6 months ago

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