Washington University in St. Louis (MI)

Washington University in St. Louis (MI)

Common Application

ED/ED II: Nov. 15
Regular Decision: Jan. 15

2012 Essay Questions:
Common Application Essays:

1.      Please briefly elaborate on one of your extracurricular activities or work experiences in the space below (1000 character maximum). 

2.      Please write an essay (250-500 words) on a topic of your choice or on one of the options listed below. 

l  Evaluate a significant experience, achievement, risk you have taken, or ethical dilemma you have faced and its impact on you.

l  Discuss some issue of personal, local, national, or international concern and its importance to you. 

l  Indicate a person who has had a significant influence on you, and describe that influence. 

l  Describe a character in fiction, a historical figure, or a creative work (as in art, music, science, etc.) that has had an influence on you, and explain that influence. 

l  A range of academic interests, personal perspectives, and life experiences adds much to the educational mix. Given your personal background, describe an experience that illustrates what you would bring to the diversity in a college community, or an encounter that demonstrated the importance of diversity to you. 

l  Topic of your choice.

Supplemental Essay Questions: 

Washington University in St. Louis requires this supplement to be submitted offsite.

Documents Required:

Other Information:
Address:        Washington University in St. Louis
                     One Brookings Dr PO Box 434003, St. Louis, 

Phone:                   800-638-0700
FAX:                       314-935-4747
E-mail:                    admissions@wustl.edu
Application Info:     http://admissions.wustl.edu/

SAT/TOEFL Code:    6929
ACT Code: