1.1 A Brief Guide to the UC Application - College Essay Guy

13. Draft the two mandated UC essays: The UCs require you to write two essays (totaling no more than exactly 1000 words) that you paste into the application. It only gives you 30 minutes on the actual pages so prepare your essays in advance. You can write the essays now and make sure you reveal unique information and qualities about you that are not evident elsewhere in your application. Be brave and describe who are really are as this is the only way the UCs can learn about your life and the powerful ways you will enrich their campuses. Some tips:

How the Write the UC School Application Essays 2015-2016
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13. Proofing the application. You need to proof the application. When you complete it and make it to the final page, you can click view application in the upper right hand corner, and you can see the entire application. You can even print it out. The UC essays have a bug with newer versions of word and place “a??” wherever an apostrophe or quotation mark is. So make sure you correct these in the application and look for other errors you can correct.

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Write it up and chances are it will be a strong piece for your set of four essays (Personal Insight Questions) for the UC application.
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UC Essay Prompt 1 is the first of eight essay prompts for the University of California application that you can choose to answer if you are an incoming freshman.