Yearly Archives: 2013

Let the 17 Year Old Voice Be Heard During our September 21 NACAC sessions, admissions officers from both Yale and the University of Michigan along with Dr. Joseph and Rebecca Cullen from the Jack Kent Cooke Foundation made it clear that they prefer to read college application essays from high […]

Let the 17 Year Old Voice Be Heard

2013-2014 Cornell University Portfolio Requirements Fine Arts Portfolio Guidelines Applicants may submit their portfolio one of two ways: online at Cornell AAP SlideRoom or mailed in on a CD/DVD-R formatted for both Mac and PC platforms. The portfolio should consist of high quality images of 12–20 pieces of your best work, including […]

2013-2014 Cornell University Portfolio Requirements

New Version and Dr. Joseph to Speak at 2013 NACAC We released version 2.7 of the app two days ago. It fixes all bugs. Please let me know if that works. Thank you for patience and for using our application. Will you be attending NACAC? Dr. Joseph is presenting with […]

Version 2.7 is Out and Dr. Joseph to Speak at ...

2013-2014 Texas Christian University Writing Supplement Sorry , we missed this one. Here is it.  1. What makes TCU a great fit for you? (Required, 500 word max, Paste in) 2. What do you hope to discover about yourself after four years at TCU? (Required, 500 word max, Paste in) 3. Freedom of Expression (Optional, […]

2013-2014 Texas Christian Writing Supplement

2013-2014 Cal Tech Writing Supplement  1. Please list three books, along with their authors, that have been particularly meaningful to you. For each book, please include a sentence explaining their influence upon you. Please note that your response is not limited to math, science or school-assigned texts. (Required, 250 word max, Paste […]

2014 Cal Tech Writing Supplement

2013-2014 University of Puget Sound Writing Supplement  No essays for regular applicants. 1. Lillis Scholarship-Upload Each Separately  Lllis Scholarship Application Question 1 A primary objective of the Lillis Scholarship is to encourage intellectual independence. To illustrate your own intellectual independence and ability to integrate it into your life, please provide the […]

2014 University of Puget Sound Writing Supplement

2014 Whitman Writing Supplement (from website. Not yet up on CA) The Common Application for Whitman College includes the following writing supplement for the 2013-14 application cycle. Required Whitman Supplement – First-Years Please respond to the following prompt. Your response should be 250 words or less. Part of being a Whittie is living […]

2014 Whitman Writing Supplement

2013-2014 University of Rochester Supplement  The University of Rochester offers many rare advantages, building from our “Meliora” (“ever-better”) motto that has inspired generations of scholars, professionals, and artists. Describe what’s leading you to apply, and what kind of “Meliora” experiences you want to have here at Rochester and beyond. (Required, 250 […]

2014 University of Rochester Regular and All Joint/Special Programs