25 Jan Guide to the 2018-19 University of Michigan Essays | CEA
Submitting your college application to the University of Michigan can be a real nail-biter. Michigan requires three supplemental essays. The Founder and Chief Advisor of College Essay Advisors, Stacey Brook, is here to give you invaluable insight into the prompts and the motivation behind them so you can take advantage of this opportunity to speak to admissions in your own voice.
Have questions about a different school’s supplement? Check out our supplemental essay guide! We have breakdowns for schools located all over the country!
For information on the Coalition and the Common App:
– Full text guide to the Coalition: https://www.collegeessayadvisors.com/guide-to-the-2018-19-coalition-application-essay-prompts/
– Guide to the Common App: https://www.collegeessayadvisors.com/portfolio-items/2018-19-common-application-essay-prompts-guide/
– Get more info or talk to a personal advisor at https://www.collegeessayadvisors.com/one-on-one-advising/
– Stay tuned for more information on other supplemental essay prompts, coming soon!
Full prompt text:
Essay #1: Everyone belongs to many different communities and/or groups defined by (among other things) shared geography, religion, ethnicity, income, cuisine, interest, race, ideology, or intellectual heritage. Choose one of the communities to which you belong, and describe that community and your place within it. (Required for all applicants. Approximately 300 words.)
Essay #2: Describe the unique qualities that attract you to the specific undergraduate College or School (including preferred admission and dual degree programs) to which you are applying at the University of Michigan. How would that curriculum support your interests? (Required for freshman applicants. 550 words maximum.)
Essay #3: If you could only do one of the activities you have listed in the Activities section of your Common Application, which one would you keep doing? Why? (Required for all applicants. Approximately 150 words)