The following essay topics are valid for The Coalition Application ONLY.
Essay A - Required
Tell a story from your life, describing an experience that either demonstrates your character or helped to shape it.
Essay B - Required
Describe a time when you made a meaningful contribution to others in which the greater good was your focus. Discuss the challenges and rewards of making your contribution.
Essay C - Optional
Submit an essay on a topic of your choice. The essay should be personal and utilized as a tool to share your story with the Admissions Committee.
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