Student Sample 15
agree / disagree
Welcome to ! is your one-stop source for fresh ideas on a wide selection of writing topics. Becoming a member provides ...
"Working with Alicia on my common application essay was an extremely great and beneficial experience. Her guidance was extremely helpful in thinking of the right idea for the essay and in expanding on the topic to best answer the question. She was extremely kind and provided me with many suggestions and ideas that really improved the quality of the essay. In just one hour, she transformed my essay into a strong piece of writing that I feel confident in, and which truly expresses who I am for colleges to see. She also showed me how helpful and important writing outlines for essays is, which is a skill that will greatly help me when I go to college. Overall, Alicia's kindness, leadership, and expertise made the experience extremely great, and this could not have been possible without her assistance!"
Give your Statement of Purpose an Edge at !
The sample essays that we have used on
this site are actual essays that were authored by applicants to American
universities. We haven't altered these essays apart from sections that
have been modified to protect the author's identity.
We do not claim that these essays are
by any means perfect. They have been chosen to be uploaded because we feel
that they contain certain elements that applicants should look out for.
There are also numerous aspects that all applicants should avoid. Hence
these essays have been critiqued. You can access critiques for each paragraph
by clicking on the appropriate button provided alongside the relevant paragraph.
We encourage the users of our site to exercise
common sense and discretion while using these essays and their critiques.
We strongly advise our users against copying the essays, or parts thereof,
since there are numerous services on the internet that allow universities
to check essays for suspected plagiarism. One such service is .
We'd advise any user who is tempted to copy-paste parts of these essays
to first consult what these services have to offer. In case you do decide
to plagiarise these essays, we absolve ourselves of all responsibility
for the dire consequences that could (and should) follow. Please remember
that these essays are meant to enable you to write better and they're certainly
not intended to be short-cuts to application-essay glory.
This warning does not revoke any of the
terms of our general disclaimer.
The following essays are available for your use.
Business Management 2
Business Management 1
Uncritiqued Essays Astronomy
Human Computer Interface (Comp Sci)
Life Sciences (Bio/Medical)
MS/MBA International Finance - I
MS/MBA International Finance - II
Other sites with sample essays:
B-School, Law, Medicine etc. UIUC English Department
Environmental Eng, Law, Communications, Computer Science, Writing Studies, English etc. "Perfect Personal Statements"
Law, B-School, etc. CV and SoP Samples
Physician, Orthopaedic Surgeon, Emergency Medicine, Family Medicine etc.
Engineering, MBA etc.
Environmental Studies, Public Health, Engineering etc.
Law, Medicine etc. Scholarship Essays
Crabiel, National Merit Scholar, Fulbright etc. To be notified when new essays are uploaded, please click here .
Copyright © 1998-2004
All Rights Reserved.
Contact the Webmaster