Hello again, and welcome back. We're going through Common App's 2019-20 essay prompts four through seven in this post, and will be addressing how to stand out for each one. For the first part of this two part-series see Essay Scoop: How to Answer the 2019 -20 Common App Essay (Part 1).
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This year, the Common App announced that the 2019-2020 essay prompts will remain the same as the 2018-2019 essay prompts. This is immensely helpful for the team at Empowerly, as we are very familiar with the questions and it also means that students have more time to prepare their responses.
For the last eighteen years, you’ve likely lived under a roof with the same people. Your habits, quirks, and routines have developed over time in tandem with your parents and siblings. Having shared a
Your mailbox (or inbox, depending on the school) is beginning to fill with decision letters. After months and years of preparation, you’re finally starting to hear back from all those colleges you
Once you've established that the university campus you're considering is great, and that everything appears to be right in line with what you were looking for, you also need to look around town. A