1. Realize that everything gets noticed. Everything. Your spelling, language, neatness, etc.
2. Your effort is evident. If you throw it together at the last minute just know that you are competing with students who spent a great deal of time perfecting their applications.
3. Be genuine. You need to stand out and using cliches or generic essay material won’t put you ahead of the competition. (Being genuine and memorable will)
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