First, you need to stick with the topic that was given to you. The supplement is an interesting one. And how can you show that here? In order to convey real passion, be yourself and be honest. It can be anything you want. I sent them a copy of this post before I published it. We're excited that you've chosen to apply to Chapman University.
And one section of the writing supplement that never fails to stump, stress and confuse students. Shocked by the torn state of the developing nations, you learned about the world outside of your own home state. Instead, write: Olympic athlete Louis Zamperini, who survived concentration camps and overcame severe alcoholism. Unlike the other short answers, this question allows you to show a side of your personality as opposed to expand on an interest. However, if called upon to find a people with a better disposition or more welcoming spirits than those same indigenous people I grew up near, one would be very hard pressed.
A crucial step in the college application process is writing essays. Side note: Don't sound like a robot. It's all about positivity -- and you can dance to it! Thankfully, with our state-of-the-art software and data, we can analyze your academic and extracurricular profile and estimate your chances. By rewriting the script to include a trip back to 1955, the Bobs did something no one else could. Supplemental Essay 1 Please respond to one of the prompts below. Again, each says something about me, my interests, and my possible future goals.
We actually spent a lot of time debating the merits of each one and voting on our favorites. It's a chance for you to show, not tell. Leave me a few in the comments below! I could eat only this for the rest of my life and always be happy. I like this -- it shows, rather than tells, a love of language and reading. I saw them in concert once! For instance, you could write a vivid account of your travels last summer and emphasize your desire to absorb new cultures. Do not talk about illegal or illicit activities.
Marine Biologist in the Cocos Islands, studying hammerheads and turtles. We like to tie this answer to an extracurricular activity if possible. Play sports with my friends. Here's my brainstorm: -- does anyone ever answer anything else? What special programs, activities and aspects of campus are most attractive and compelling to you? Now pick a website that allows you to emphasize something you do that is unique and interesting. Any of those synonyms is more interesting though, also more specific, and therefor exclusive of other sports I'm good at than athletic.
Richard Rahl, even though he's basically Ayn Rand in War Wizard form. He never let his height stop him from, well, anything. I'm not a very sarcastic person, so it wouldn't feel very authentic. Here is a list of examples to describe an ideal employee, that would keep you safe for one of those self analysis questions. How else could I answer or interpret this question? During your round, you were challenged by a rival competitor who put forth an opposing perspective, bringing a new idea to the table. With nearly one-fifth of the undergraduate class involved in Greek life, the school encourages its students to embrace both social and intellectual endeavors.
What resource do you plan to take advantage of? This gives you more freedom and can thus be about anything. My best friends are the ones who accept that this is all I ever want to eat. Which professors do you look forward to working with? I love the simultaneous excitement and serenity of exploring the underwater world. It's a chance for you to stand out in a place where most people merely word vomit. Make the reader totally want to meet you. But indecisiveness isn't necessarily a good trait, so. Heads-up: meta answers are pretty common.
When I first started to consider going to college so that I could make a better life for myself and my daughter, I thought it was going to be almost impossible. I like all the sugary crumbles at the bottom of the bag. Our offer different level of profile access and data insights that can help you get into your dream school. If you're not funny, no need to start now. Just so you know, research suggests that knowing who you are is a first step in becoming a confident, effective adult.
It's not like you don't know yourself, but the sudden shift of focus of an entire conversation onto you, may it be casual or formal, is quite intimidating. Please explain your interest in the major s you selected. I like the little joke at the end. An engineer who wants to take a ballet class? Here are the ideas I came up with: Michael Jordan. But not the actual squares -- the sugary crumbles at the bottom of the bag.