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Can you use the same personal statement for different grad schools?

Can you use the same personal statement for different grad schools?

You shouldn’t submit the same personal statement to multiple different schools, just changing the school and program names. Worse, you’re proving to yourself that you don’t have what it takes to write a different statement for each school, which is a little lazy and pretty insulting to the addressee. So don’t do it!

How personal should a statement of purpose be?

Statement of Purpose Only A statement of purpose should have a sharper focus than a personal statement. It should show that you have a strong sense of, well, purpose in applying to the program. In your statement of purpose, place the emphasis on all of the reasons that you are applying to graduate school.

How do I know if Im passionate about something?

You find it easy. You realize you’re getting better than others, and fast. That rising excitement you feel is your passion, and that passion makes you come back for more, improving your skills, and compounding your strengths. If you constantly struggle with something, you’ll never become passionate about it.

What I can do in my life?

A Guide for Young People: What to Do With Your LifeYou can’t figure out the future. Learn to be good with discomfort. Learn to be good with uncertainty. Overcome distraction and procrastination. Learn about your mind. Make some money. Build something small. Become trustworthy.