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The different emotions of writing a personal statement

The different emotions of writing a personal statement

The different emotions of writing a personal statement

For some students the personal statement is the biggest hurdle of the application procedure. Although some 18 year olds can find it easy to write about why they want to study at university and the reasoning behind their choices, for others it isn’t that easy to sell yourself to a big institution. These are the different emotions of writing a personal statement.


I am so frustrated

I am so frustrated

I can’t believe that I have to do this.

I can’t believe that I have to do this.

I refuse to conform to society.

I refuse to conform to society.

It’s too much to handle

It’s too much to handle

Wait, it’s not that hard, I can do this.

Wait, it’s not that hard, I can do this.

I suck at this

I suck at this

I hate smug people

I hate smug people

Mummy, help me.

Mummy, help me.

Pure and utter exhaustion

Pure and utter exhaustion


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