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The coalition application essay prompts for 2017-2018 are available we take a look at them and provide you with information and insight into the prompts. All applicants to yale are asked to respond to a few yale-specific short answer questions those applying with the coalition application are asked to upload a digital file of their creation along with a short reflection those applying with the common application are asked to respond to two short essay prompts. At the university of washington, we consider the college essay as our opportunity to see the person behind the transcripts and the numbers some of the in general, concise, straightforward writing is best, and that good essays are often 300 to 400 words in length the uw will accept any of the five coalition prompts.
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We are pleased to share the 2017-2018 common application essay prompts with you the changes you see below reflect the feedback of 108 common app member colleges and more than 5,000 other common app constituents, as well as consultation with our advisory committees and board of directors. Learn how to respond to common college essay prompts and topics with these ideas. Therefore, it is wise to have five to seven pre-written, edited essays before beginning to apply for scholarships this will not only help speed up the application process, but will also allow you greater time and preparation to apply for more scholarships your pre-written essays may not exactly match the required essay topics.
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