Month: July 2020

college essay ideas
22 Jul, 2020

Unique Ways to Brainstorm For College Essay Ideas

The first wall that students hit when tackling the college essay is the struggle with ideas of what to write about. Don’t worry, this happens to everyone: students with strong personalities, excellent writing skills, and unique life stories all struggle with finding a good topic. One common concern from students is that they feel like […]

Common app essay prompts
22 Jul, 2020

Breaking Down the 2020-2021 Common App Essay Prompts

If you’re ready to tackle the seemingly monstrous task of writing your personal statement essay for the common app, there is no better place to start than taking the time to analyze the prompts. Look no further for a list of this year’s prompts (which have remained unchanged from last year) and a short breakdown […]

College Essay
6 Jul, 2020

10 Tips for How to Write a Great College Essay

Why college essays are important: Crafting a college admissions essay is an art in itself. Most applicants struggle with how to write a college essay. Often the only thing that can truly set your application apart from your peers’ when applying to extremely selective schools, your essay needs to be bold, gripping, and heartfelt. College […]