Common college application essay questions | Monmouth Civic Chorus

Supplemental essays for college applications can take all kinds of forms, but the majority of them are actually asking a very similar question: "Why do you want to go to our college?"

College applications usually contain one of three types of essay questions.
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The essay: It’s one of the most important parts of your college application, and it can be the hardest. But it doesn’t have to be. Take a look at some of the most commonly asked essay questions and use them to prepare for your applications. Brainstorm ideas, do some research or create your own “stock” of application essays from the commonly used questions below.


Common college application essay questions | Centaur Technology

There are several short-answer essay questions on the College of Arts and Sciences’ undergraduate scholarship application.
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(These and future most common questions about college application essays will be available under my new FAQ tab on my web site.)