I longed to create the experiences many of my teachers and other college students spoke about – that had to do with colleagues, late night studies and fun days out of campus.
Last but not least I came to college to get a step closer to that dream of mine of becoming a college professor.
As my first week of college slowly becomes history I can say I survived.
I had so many fears and many doubts but in the midst of it all, I decided to keep calm and enjoy every moment that has been granted to me.
In this article, I'll go through general guidelines for what makes great college essays great.
I've also compiled an enormous list of 100 actual sample college essays from 14 different schools.
Finally, I'll break down two of these published college essay examples and explain why and how they work.
With links to 120 full essays and essay excerpts, this article will be a great resource for learning how to craft your own personal college admissions essay!
I’ve gained new friends, new study places, a new local church and most importantly a community that I can call my second home.
I am not going to lie, I’ve felt homesick, tired and frustrated.