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We caution against one-liners, limericks and anything off–color. Put yourself in the shoes of an admissions officer: Is the essay interesting? Don't reuse an answer to a similar question from another application.
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The following prompts are from the 2016-17 admissions season.
The following prompts are from the 2013-14 admissions season.