College Essay Guy (@CollegeEssayGuy )

College Essay Guy

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TweetDeck : How do you sum up your life’s work on a piece of paper?

First things first. Remember that you are not your college resume. You are a human being, not a human doing. If you don’t have a rockstar resume, that’s okay. Work with what you’ve got.

TweetDeck : Applying to the University of California schools? Confused about their “Personal Insight Questions”?

Here is a collection of some of the best UC essay examples/UC personal insight question examples I’ve seen:

TweetDeck : From my video series “Personal Statement Frequently Asked Questions”:

Why It Doesn’t Matter What Prompt You Choose for the Common App: Part 2

TweetDeck : Access is one of my core values, so I offer comprehensive instructional video courses for answering tons of essay topics at whatever price students and counselors can afford. (Yes, really!)

TweetDeck : I sit down with Bob Schaeffer, Public Education Director of FairTest, a non-profit that advocates for better forms of student assessment. Bob’s got a list of test-optional schools that he updates regularly, which I’ll let him tell you about.

🎧 Listen:

TweetDeck : From my video series “Personal Statement Frequently Asked Questions”:

Five College Essay Questions Counselors Should Be Able to Help Their Students Answer

TweetDeck : Are you applying to the University of California schools? Are you looking for guidance and feedback on which personal insight questions to choose—and what topics to write about?

Check out my online course, on demand:

TweetDeck : We reached out to some of my favorite college admissions experts—some current and former admissions officers—and asked one simple question:


Here are the results:

TweetDeck : I’ve created a series of products—videos and guides that walk students (and counselors!) step-by-step through the college essay process—resources you can use whenever you want, wherever they want, at your own pace. I call it: College Essay Guy On Demand.

TweetDeck : From my video series “Personal Statement Frequently Asked Questions”:

How to Write Your College Essay if You’ve Experienced Significant Challenges


Here’s a list of 2018-2019 essay prompts for 16 schools.

Prompt is updating this page as schools release prompts. The best part is that they mark which prompts are different and the same as last year.

Bookmark this page!

TweetDeck : Dive in and discover the keys to finding scholarships that can help you pay less for college, whether you’re looking for scholarships for women, a minority scholarship, weird scholarships, need based financial aid, and much more.