Mar 23

Important Tips to Write an Effective Personal Statement

You already know most of what you need to know to write a quality personal statement. Things you’ve already learned in your English classes about essay writing apply to your college personal statement as well: organize effectively, write with personality and emotional commitment (what we call voice), use vivid word choices, and proofread your work […]

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Mar 23

Personal Statement Writing Advice

I’m going to help with your college personal statement. No pressure or anything, but along with your last will and testament, the college personal statement is probably one of the most important compositions you will ever write. How important is the personal statement? That depends on what kind of student you are. You probably fall […]

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Mar 20

Everything You Need To Know About the College Personal Statement

Next, Voice. What we call voice is basically two things: a sense of your personality and emotional commitment. In your college personal statement, it’s hugely important to convey a sense of who you are through your words. Your personal statement, as I’ve said, is the human face on your application; the reader wants to get […]

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