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The New Common Application Essay Prompts

The new 2015-2016 Common Application essay prompts have been released. Here's the scoop, which includes some data points about feedback from their essay prompt survey, straight from the Common App site:We are pleased to share the 2015-2016 Essay Prompts with you. New language appears in italics:
  1. Some students have a background, identity, interest, or talent that is so meaningful they believe their application would be incomplete without it. If this sounds like you, then please share your story.
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