Writing Samples

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Discus: College Admissions: 2002 - 2003 Archive: July 2003 Archive: Writing Samples
By Lalai26 (Lalai26) on Saturday, July 26, 2003 - 09:35 am: Edit

When they ask you to turn in a sample of your writing (3 to 5 pages for cornell I think) how does one go about picking which one?

By Soulofheaven8 (Soulofheaven8) on Saturday, July 26, 2003 - 10:07 am: Edit

If I'm not mistaken, Cornell asks you to write an essay about your academic potential. I do not recall their requesting an actual written sample.

In such case when they do want a sample, then why not just choose your best writing? You must have an A+ essay somewhere that you wouldn't mind showing to colleges.

By O71394658 (O71394658) on Saturday, July 26, 2003 - 10:19 am: Edit

Just any one...that you think will really help. So submitting a failing paper probably wouldn't work. They say on the Cornell app. that it has to be graded or have some type of techer comments on it.

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