Admission Essay Examples Save College Dreams

(Bellevue, WA, 10/20/11)- The competition for college has already been fierce even before the recession. Because of the increasing population of people who wish to go to college, an increasing number of schools have become more selective. This has put a lot of pressure on applicants because for a few open admissions spots in many competitive colleges, there are a lot of applicants.

Help through examples

Many colleges rely on grade point average, admission test scores and essays in making their admissions decisions. However, the essay can also help admissions committee members admit students who come within the same range in terms of GPA and test scores. It could be a tiebreaker and also opens many doors of opportunities. Many students use admission essay examples to help them write their personal statement.

The right way to use essay examples

The obviously wrong way to use such existing essays is to copy and paste. This is plagiarism and it is academic dishonesty of the lowest order. This practice would result in serious consequences further down the road for any applicant. On one hand, it can mean rejection from the college they are applying to. Also it can lead to academic discipline later on if it has been found that they used a plagiarized essay to get admitted. Plagiarism is definitely the wrong way to use admission essay examples. Another wrong way involves applying wrong themes to your particular facts. The truth of the matter is certain writing themes and organizational methods of essays work better with certain biographical information than others. This fact is lost to many applicants. While they produce an original essay, it is not very good because it uses a theme, organization model or a method that makes their facts look bad.

What is the right way to use admission essay examples? The proper way of using admission essay examples is to study them thoroughly and detect patterns and methods of persuasion and then seeing if these methods and themes and patterns apply to your particular situation. There are many other ways to use the admission essay examples to your maximum benefit. has released a free resource located at "We have released this resource to help students get the basics of writing their college application essays and also the basics of how to use admission essay examples the right way," said Dorothea Hanfley, media relations officer for, the internet's leading source of free admission essay examples and writing guides for applicants to college, law school, graduate school, medical school and other educational institutions. The guide really steps you through the process of piecing together a compelling essay.

"The bottom line is essays live or die based on your facts. The rest are just organizational elements. However, the organizational elements cannot be neglected or else they would make your facts look bad. It is a symbiotic relationship between these two factors," according to Hanfley. Use the resource to write an effective essay based on your particular facts.

About was founded in 2008 and has helped thousands of applicants to college, law school, graduate school, MBA programs and other educational programs write compelling admission essays using free admission essay examples, writing guides and writing tips.

Topic revision: r1 - 22 Oct 2011 - 05:48:43 - RhonanCaldwell

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