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Do Some Colleges Not Require Essays for Admission?

Feeling a bit stressed with all these application essays. Are there colleges out there that don't even require an essay for admission? It would be a huge relief to know there are options without the essay hassle.

8 months ago

Absolutely, there are colleges that don’t require essays for admission! While most competitive schools do have an essay component, some schools, often larger public universities and some smaller colleges, do not require an admission essay. They may place a greater emphasis on your grades, test scores (if not test-optional), and other factors in their admissions process.

It's essential to check each college's admissions requirements on their websites to see if an essay is part of their process. Explore your options and find schools that align with your preferences and application readiness!

8 months ago

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