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Can I use the same essay for multiple college applications?

Hey everyone, I'm starting to work on my college essays and I'm feeling a bit overwhelmed. Is it generally okay to use the same essay for multiple college applications, or should I write a unique essay for each school? Any advice would be greatly appreciated!

10 months ago

Hey there! I totally understand how overwhelming the college application process can be. When it comes to using the same essay for multiple college applications, it's generally okay to do so, as long as the essay prompt is similar or the same. Keep in mind, though, that some colleges may have specific and unique essay prompts that you'll need to cater your response to. In those cases, it's important to write a unique essay that directly addresses the prompt. One helpful tip is to create a strong, well-written 'base essay' that you can modify slightly to fit the requirements of each individual college. This can save you a lot of time and effort while still allowing you to craft a tailored response for each school. Ultimately, the most important thing is to make sure your essay effectively communicates who you are and why you'd be a great fit at the college you're applying to. Best of luck with your applications!

10 months ago

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