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Nailing the Personal Statement: Using Narrative Structure

The Common App personal statement essentially boils down to capturing the “essence” of you in an essay. Content-wise, it may feel nearly impossible to throw together all your star attributes. While it may be tempting to do so, keep in mind that your writing style can also sway the opinions of college admissions officers. To address this aspect of your essay, consider these four tips for writing in a narrative format.

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