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4 Steps to Writing a University Application Essay

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Writing a university application essay is your chance to tell a school who you are beyond grades and extracurricular activities. While these components of your application demonstrate you’re academically ready for university, the essay is your place to show you’re also ready to contribute to a broader social community. If you’re not sure where to begin, use the following tips to guide you in writing your application essay.

Top tips for writing university application essays 1. Start writing early 2. Answer the question 3. Write multiple drafts 4. Tell your story

We know that getting started can be the hardest part – and we’re here to help! Our Intro to Canadian Supplement Writing Workshop is a three-hour session that introduces students to the components of writing for Canadian applications. The session includes a presentation that outlines the university application essay genre and practical brainstorming activities and writing exercises under the guidance of Options writing coaches. We have several session dates scheduled for September and October. To register your spot in a session, contact us at 604-922-8456 or info@optionssolutionsed.com.

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