Personal Essay for Admission
Where Do I Send My Essay, Activities Sheet or Resume?
- Documents can be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Preferred formats: PDF or MS Word.
- Be sure to include your name and email address in the document.
These items may also be mailed to:
Point Park University
Office of Admissions
201 Wood Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Remember to include your first and last name on your submission(s).
Personal Essay Guidelines:
- All applicants are encouraged to submit a personal essay with their application for admissions.
- Your essay does not have to be minimum or maximum length.
Essay topics can be whatever you choose including:
- Writing samples, including school work and photography work
- A life-changing experience
- Distinction in societal or community contributions
- Evidence of originality and creativity
- Your future career goals
- Anything that you believe will help the Admissions Committee gain a better understanding of you.