How to Write a Transfer Essay

Recorded Thursday, October 22 at 09:00 PM

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About this livestream


Transfer essays are one of the most important if not the most important feature of a transfer application. In this presentation Moriah will breakdown the purpose of transfer essays, what makes a compelling transfer essay, and how transfer essays differ from first-year admissions essays.

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Undergrad College: University of Pennsylvania '19

Major: English and Women’s Studies

Work Experience: I'm passionate about merging storytelling, psychology, and spirituality to co-create experiences that transform people. In addition to advising students with CollegeVine, I work as a life coach and freelance writer.

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48:28@samueljasperdavid:transfer majors? how can you address this
49:49@samueljasperdavid:yes transferreing to a new major in schools 2 that might or might not be in school 1
55:24@samueljasperdavid:What if you have taken more credits than can be transferred from college 1 to college 2?
58:19@samueljasperdavid:Do IVY leagues and competitive schools allow students to transfer as Junior students?
59:26@samueljasperdavid:Do u know transfer students who joined MIT or Harvard or Yale?


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