Essay Hell’s Prompts Primer 2016-17



My third writing guide,  Essay Hell’s 2016-17 Prompts Primer: Strategies for the Common App, UC and Other College Application Essays is another companion guide to Escape Essay Hell! since it helps students formulate original ideas and a writing plan to respond to specific prompts. It helps students learn to interpret and “spin” prompt questions and write their most powerful, meaningful responses.

Find help for these application essay prompts:


  • The Common Application: 5 prompts
  • The Coalition for Access Application: 5 prompts
  • The University of California: all-new 8 prompts!
  • ApplyTexas (the application for most public universities in Texas, including UT at Austin) All-new prompts Topics A,B and C!
  • Transfer essays for the Common App and University of California (new prompts!)
  • Advice for popular supplemental essays
  • Help on recycling essays

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