- Make it personal
- Whatever you do, DO NOT let your parents write your essay
- Conversational essays
- If you aren’t funny, don’t try to be!
- Have a good grabber
By: Hannah Melrod '16
With the school year coming to a close and graduation just days away, the class of 2016 is looking forward to being seniors next year. Along with the many senior privileges, comes the dreaded college process. The common application essay topics have been released for next year, so here are the top essay tips to get you on the road to success: