Work on Personal Statement for Common Application or UC application.
Think about these five prompts and choose one that fits you the best.
1, Share a story where you show a background, identity, interest, or talent that is meaningful to you.
2. The lessons we take from failure can be fundamental to later success. Recount an incident or time when you experienced failure. How did it affect you, and what did you learn from the experience?
3. Reflect on a time when you challenged a belief or idea. What prompted you to act? Would you make the same decision again?
4. Describe a problem you have solved or a problem you'd like to solve. (Of personal importance). Explain the significance to you and what steps you took or could be taken to identify a solution.
5. Discuss an accomplishment or event, formal or informal, that marked your transition from childhood to adulthood within your culture, community, or family.