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Do I need a personal statement for applying to universities in America?

FAQs / Do I need a personal statement for applying to universities in America?

Yes, you will. However, it may go under different names in the US, some universities refer to it as a personal statement, whereas others will refer to it as a mission statement or something along those lines. With this, this is the same exact thing as a personal statement, you need to make sure you stand out for the other students that are applying and especially for the other international students that are likely to be applying, because trust us, there will be a fair few!

For more on applying to American Universities, check out our guide here:
https://universitycompare.com/university-advice/applying-american-universities-everything-need-know/ 

For information American Finances, check out our informative guide here:
https://universitycompare.com/university-advice/american-finances-everything-need-know/ 

If you’re worried about staying in touch with friends and family when you’re away, check our article here:
https://universitycompare.com/university-advice/how-do-i-stay-in-touch-with-family-and-friends-in-the-uk/

If you’re worried about your paperwork for studying abroad, look no further than our article here:
https://universitycompare.com/university-advice/what-european-student-paperwork-do-you-need/

For help with writing your personal statement, check out our Personal Statement Editor here:
https://universitycompare.com/personal-statement-editor/

For examples of other personal statements, check out our personal statement examples here:
https://universitycompare.com/personal-statement-examples/

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