A comprehensive essay outlining significant aspects of your academic and personal history, particularly those that provide context for your academic achievements and educational choices.
Academic: Tell us about your college career to date, describing your performance, educational path and choices.
Explain any situations that may have had a significant positive or negative impact on your academic progress and or curricular choices. If you transferred multiple times, had a significant break in your education, or changed career paths, explain.
What are the specific reasons you wish to leave your most recent college/university and/or program of study?
Your Major and Career Goals
Tell us about your intended major and career aspirations.
Are you prepared to enter your intended major at this time? If not, describe your plans for preparing for the major. What led you to choose this major? If you are still undecided, why? What type of career are you most likely to pursue after finishing your education?
How will the UW help you attain your academic, career, and/or personal goals?
If you selected a competitive major, you have the option of selecting a second-choice major in the event you are not admitted to your first-choice major. Please address major and/or career goals for your second-choice major, if applicable.
Thoughtfully describe the ways in which culture has had an impact on your life and what you have learned about yourself and society as a result. How has your own cultural history enriched and/or challenged you?
NOTE: Culture may be defined broadly. Cultural understanding is often drawn from the ethnic background, customs, values, and ideas of a person’s immediate family, community, and/or social environment in which they live.
Information about myself: I am 22 years old( Sept.9, 1992). I was born and raised in South Korea. Came to America in December of 2009 got into Cedar Park Christian high school as freshman in 2nd semester. After graduation of high school in 2012, i enrolled Bellevue College and tried to figure out what i want to major. Finally i could decide my major, which is International Studies specifically Asia. Because i realized that i enjoy talking with foreign people about culture, languages, and foods. Even i want to know about the diplomatic relationship between my country and other countries. My career goal is to get a degree of International Studies and become an international exporter. From Bellevue College, i will get associate degree in end of March 2015. By the way, i want writer to focus about my parents’ divorce which had huge influence on my life and by that how i changed myself.