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Admissions Officer James Kim, and students Abdul '17, Jinchen '18 and Dave '16 discuss their perspectives on writing and reviewing the college essay.

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Oh boy. As a senior, I'm constantly reminded that originality is key. But what Kim mentioned about that impossibility and writing about what you care about actually makes the process seem less daunting...

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Avoiding common admissions essay mistakes

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"College Admission Essay: Penn"

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Application Tips from Yale University

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Yale Undergraduate Students Give Advice on the Admissions Process to US Universities

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Interviews

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