Common Application sets 500-word limit on main essay …
Common Application sets 500-word limit on main essay
“The Daily Pennsylvanian,” the newspaper of the University of Pennsylvania, ran an article today in which we’re quoted that discusses the frustration students have with the Common Application word limit. In recent years, on the , for instance, there hasn’t been a word limit. But last spring, the Common Application implemented a change by declaring a 250-500-word limit on the personal statement. Many students, parents, and guidance counselors were upset by this. We weren’t. Word limits are a good thing.
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This request seems a little strange to me. I would not enourage my child to send her essay to the New York Times before she submits it on her common app.