What are your chances of acceptance?
Your chance of acceptance
Duke University
Loading…
UCLA
Loading…
+ add school
Your chancing factors
Unweighted GPA: 3.7
1.0
4.0
SAT: 720 math
200
800
| 800 verbal
200
800

Extracurriculars

Low accuracy (4 of 18 factors)

Do you guys think it's necessary to put a title on my college essay?

I'm about to submit my college essay and I'm curious if adding a title would make a difference. Do you think it's important or just optional? Thanks for your help!

9 months ago

Hey there! It's great that you're almost done with your college essay. As for including a title, it's not a strict requirement, but it can help to make your essay stand out. A good title can grab the reader's attention and give them a hint of what your essay is about.

However, keep in mind that it's the content of your essay that really matters, so it's more important to focus on writing a strong essay that tells your story effectively. If you do decide to include a title, make sure it's concise and relevant to your essay's theme. Ultimately, it's up to you whether or not to include a title, depending on your personal preference and the overall presentation of your essay. Good luck with your submission!

9 months ago

About CollegeVine’s Expert FAQ

CollegeVine’s Q&A seeks to offer informed perspectives on commonly asked admissions questions. Every answer is refined and validated by our team of admissions experts to ensure it resonates with trusted knowledge in the field.