Tips For Success: Demystifying The Graduate Admission Essay

Do You Know How to Write a Compelling Graduate Admission Essay?

Applying for graduate school can be a stressful experience. While gathering transcripts, recommendation letters and other materials might seem easy, most students panic at the thought of writing a graduate admission essay. Your essay should be a compelling story about how your goals and interests align with your program of interest.

Though undeniably daunting, keep in mind you have complete control over the content—and an unmatched opportunity to make a compelling case for your admission.

Click here to learn more. If you need help with your graduate admissions essay for UW-Madison, email EPD Student Services.