Common Application Essay Questions 2010, 2011?

Where can I find the essay questions of the Common Application 2010-2011?
The 2010-2011 Common Application for colleges and universities is available today. The Common Application is a not-for-profit organization that provides an admission application online and in print that students may submit to any one of 414 member schools -- 47 of them public institutions -- that accept it.

This is useful in not having to fill out multiple different forms for different universities.
Can anyone please help me?

asked by Thomas in Universities | 6537 views | 08-01-2010 at 08:06 PM

The Common Application provides both online and print versions of First-year and Transfer Applications for nearly 400 institutions representing the full range of higher education institutions in the US.

The Common Application has been posted online today August 1, 2010.

These are the essays, with instructions, that are on the Common Application:

Personal Essay. Please write an essay (250 words minimum) on a topic of your choice or on one of the options listed below, and attach it to your application before submission. Please indicate your topic by checking the appropriate box. This personal essay helps us become acquainted with you as a person and student, apart from courses, grades, test scores and other objective data. It will also demonstrate your ability to organize your thoughts and express yourself.

* Evaluate a significant experience, achievement, risk you have taken, or ethical dilemma you have faced and its impact on you.
* Discuss some issue of personal, local, national or international concern and its importance to you.
* Indicate a person who has had a significant influence on you, and describe that influence.
* Describe a character in fiction, a historical figure, or a creative work (as in art, music, science, etc.) that has had an influence on you, and explain that influence.
* A range of academic interests, personal perspectives, and life experiences adds much to the educational mix. Given your personal background, describe an experience that illustrates what you would bring to the diversity in a college community or an encounter that demonstrated the importance of diversity to you.
* Topic of your choice.

answered by Tiffany | 08-01-2010 at 08:15 PM

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