University of Pennsylvania


July 13, 2018 We are already updating for the Fall 2019 admissions year (2018-2019). Below are major schools that have released their essay prompts. Also we are tracking their evolving testing, interview, and recommendation requirements. Remember, the Common Application and Coalition Application essays are the same as last year.  Great […]

Fall 2019 Released Essays


2017-2018 U Penn-Specific Prompts Released Prospective applicants to the University of Pennsylvania recently received an email with the 2017-2018 writing prompts. The email started with a great quote from Ben Franklins: “Write something worth reading or do something worth writing.” That is great advice for all college applicants. We posted […]

2017-2018 U Penn-Specific Prompts Released


U Penn 2014-2015 Writing Supplement To Remain the Same Directly from Dean Furda of U Penn “Excitement for the Class of 2018 remains strong yet we are constantly thinking ahead.  High school juniors, parents, and counselors: I am excited to provide an update on the Penn Writing Supplement on the Common […]

U Penn 2014-2015 Writing Supplement To Remain the Same