UC Personal Insight Question 4: Educational Opportunity or BarrierUC Personal Insight Question 4: Educational Opportunity or Barrier
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UC Personal Insight Question 5 provides students an opportunity to write about being tested by life. What is UC looking for when it asks for “the most significant” challenge? Must the challenge be heroic or monumental to count as “significant’? What if other people are challenged in similar ways? And how do students successfully connect their “challenge” stories to “academic achievement,” as asked for in the prompt?

Find out more about the opportunities UC Personal Insight Question 5 presents to applicants in this conversation between Founder/CEO Dr. M and Blue Stars Counselor Stacy Johnson.

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