Many Ohio Wesleyan students go on to high-profile graduate and professional schools. Here is a small sample of the many model application essays written by these students. As these examples illustrate, your essay should begin with an engaging first sentence.
Medical School Personal Statements
Law School Personal Statements
Essay #1: I was a Midwestern girl from a small Ohio town who agreed to spend a semester as a Politics and Government intern in Washington D.C. I felt a little like the five-year-old girl who stood in the doorway of my kindergarten classroom while my mom gently nudged me forward saying, "You are going to be fine, honey."
National Science Foundation Personal Statements
Rhodes Scholarship Essays
Statements of Purpose
Essay #1: In my family there is a tradition of interest in science: my grandmother was a college professor in chemistry and physics, and both my parents were trained as mechanical engineers in college.
*This page will be updated with additional model application essays, including business school personal statements, and scholarship essays.