Reddit held an IAMA a few weeks ago with a college admissions expert, Cassie Nichols. Cassie is founder and director of College Specific LLC and author of The College Essay Toolkit and The College Essay Toolkit and she took the time to answer some pretty great questions about the college admissions process, personal statements and even the difference between writing a college essay for undergrad, grad school and for transferring to another university.
Is Writing A College Essay Even Relevant To My IRL?
The Difference Between Undergrad and Grad Essays
Do Large Universities Even Read The Essays?
Is The Essay THAT Important To The Application Process?
What Should Transfer Students Write?