Inside the Admissions Office: Advice from Former Admissions Officers

Writing and Essay Strategies for College Applications

August 23, 2021

On today’s episode, we chat with Shannon Beddingfield, an InGenius Prep Graduate Coach and writing instructor at Yale University. Shannon and I discuss strategies for writing college application essays. Shannon explores the differences between the personal statement and supplemental essays and gives students concrete examples and activities to help them get started on their own application essays.

Check out our blog for more free resources:

How to Write the Common App Personal Statement Prompts 2021-2022

InGenius Prep’s Guides to College Supplemental Essays 2021-2022

Join Shannon on Wednesday, September 1st at 5pm PDT/8pm EDT for a free webinar on supplemental essay essentials. Register here.

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