Personal Essay Editing
Preparing the Personal Essay For Success
There are key elements that the personal essay should answer about you as an applicant, and all this needs to be done artfully yet concisely to convince a committee of admissions officers that you are the right fit for their program. Crafting the essay should involve planning regarding what kind of story you want to tell, insight into how to structure this in a way that flows naturally for the reader, and most importantly ensuring that you took the opportunity to display the unique qualities that you possess as an applicant. Editing and preparing your essay should involve multiple rounds of edits to verify that there are no grammar or spelling errors – but this alone is not sufficient to stand out among a group of qualified and compelling applicants. The story you choose to tell needs to be interesting and engage the reader, flow well from paragraph to paragraph in a logical progression, and above all else show the admissions reader that you are someone that will contribute value to the diversity of ideas, passions, and insights at an institution.
Have you qualified for an application fee waiver?
For students who have qualified for a full application fee waiver and can provide a copy of their fee waiver documentation, we are committed to providing services to applicants with financial need and will provide one of our individual services with fees completely waived. Believe you may qualify? Contact us below!
Personal Essay Editing
The personal essay is your opportunity to show the admissions committee who you are through a one page letter – no small task. There are key elements that each essay should convey in order to stand out and demonstrate why you in particular are the applicant they wish to accept among so many others that are qualified.
“I think more important than anything in med school admissions is showing the committee what you are passionate about and how you will contribute your passion to the medical school community.” – MD Program Director
*Applies through one application cycle
What Our Applicants Are Saying
Looking for a comprehensive review? Try our elite preparation package
Instead of addressing and polishing only one facet of the entire application, it can be helpful to have a thorough review to ensure that the personal essay, common application, and even the interview are all fully prepared to shine when it counts most. Based on request from many of our superb applicants, we offer elite packages that provide these components together at a reduced price compared to purchasing each service alone.
“Besides strong academics and research experience, our admissions committee values leadership experience and dedicated involvement.”
– Vanderbilt Admissions SOM
Application Tips From Our Forum
Great personal statement examples for residency
Great personal statement examples for residency How should you approach the personal statement for residency? Sometimes, it can be tough to know where to begin
Top 50 Most Common Medical School Interview Questions
Top 50 Most Common Medical School Interview Questions How should you prepare for the medical school interview? Before you begin reading through this list, a
How to Answer Difficult Residency Interview Questions
How to Answer Difficult Residency Interview Questions How do you start preparing for residency interviews? We know residency interviews can be stressful, particularly considering that
Your next step will require years of commitment with future opportunities at stake depending on the program type and reputation of the institution. It is worth the initial investment in your application to make sure that you receive the acceptance that is right for you, and one that fully realizes your goals for the future. Reach out with any questions below if you are still deciding which service will most serve your application needs.