Writing a Personal Statement: Arch Ready Spring 2023

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Date: April 5, 2023
Time: 4:30 pm until 5:30 pm

Location: Miller Learning Center, Room 148

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This is an in-person event. Handshake registration is encouraged but not required.

The personal statement is your tool for describing your goals and motivations in your application to your major, graduate school, or other opportunities. By attending this Arch Ready program, you will:

  1. Recognize the role and type of written statements in the application and admissions processes
  2. Identify common mistakes to avoid and reflective questions to aid the writing process
  3. Understand components of a concise, well-written personal statement

Alumni: You are welcome to attend any Arch Ready event. All registration is handled via Handshake. If you have not yet created an alumni Handshake account, please complete the form here. Please allow 2 business days for your account to be created. 

Recommended dress for this event: Casual

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More information: (706) 542-3375

This event is sponsored by the University of Georgia Career Center

*Unless otherwise noted, all University of Georgia Career Center events are for University of Georgia students and University of Georgia alumni only. Some employer information sessions are conducted by invitation only. Before attending an employer information session, please check the event details in Handshake to determine any attendance eligibility requirements.

The Career Center is committed to providing access for all people. If you have accessibility concerns, please contact us at career@uga.edu at least 2 weeks prior to the event to arrange reasonable accommodations.