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Military Commission – Admission Essay

For years I have been dedicated to the principles and values that are represented by the United States Navy within my everyday life, and to the philosophy that governs the role of the Health Care Administration Officer in the Medical Service Corps. For this reason, among many, I am seeking . . . Read more

College Student Admission Help Essay

“Finis origine pendet,” the Roman poet Manlius wrote. “The end depends on the beginning.” Success in life hinges on how well we are reared — and what we learn in school. More than ever these days, getting off to a good start in college can make the difference between getting . . . Read more

Enthusiastic Approach to College Admissions

Ever since the beginning of high school, I’ve had future aspirations of attending The University of Maryland. Last year, I applied to the University of Maryland as a senior in high school and was denied acceptance. Instead of shying away from my goal, I decided to apply again after attending . . . Read more

Admissions Essay for Harvard

There was something different about that moonlit summer night in the McDonald’s parking lot. Everything was eerily silent. An unseasonably cool breeze blew past me and my friend Greg as we stood waiting for our friend Lance to get off work and join us for a night of hanging out. . . . Read more

Reed College Admissions Essay

How did you first become interested in Reed and why do you think Reed might be an appropriate place, both socially and academically, to continue your education?[/i:501aef7e56] I could tell you a heartfelt, sentimental, poignant story about first seeing a Reed College refrigerator magnet (my uncle got it at a . . . Read more