College Essay Q&A With Vinay

Recorded Friday, October 23 at 01:30 AM

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About this livestream


CollegeVine co-founder Vinay Bhaskara will answer any and all questions about college essays including topic assessments, brainstorming techniques, editing methods and more. Come to get your questions answered, or just to hang out and work on your essays.

Your host

Undergrad College: University of Chicago

Major: Economics

Work Experience: As a Co-Founder of CollegeVine, I lead the data science and admissions curriculum teams. I have worked with thousands of students and families over the course of 8 years. I have also spent time as a senior analyst in aviation operations, strategy, and marketing.

Audience questions

These are questions from the audience that we had time to answer during the live session. If you have any other questions, you can request an answer from Vinay and other CollegeVine experts in an upcoming livestream or on the Q&A Forum anytime.
7:16@anonymous:So my common app essay is focused on what could be considered a very techy essay and I have a paragraph explain a portion of my research how far can I go with the techy terminology without going overboard?
16:26@anonymous:A bit of an off-topic question, but have Act and Sat score averages dropped because of students being unable to take the test multiple times?
26:39@JennyWu:Does the trend of fewer students applying EA/ED apply to elite schools too?


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