NYU Stern 2010 Application Deadlines & Essay Questions
Stern has posted its questions and provides extensive directions and tips to help you respond to them. I am just going to post the basic questions for the moment. For the detailed directions, please visit the Stern website.
This year's questions are very similar to last year's;#2 is somewhat changed. My tips will come later.
Essay 1. Professional Aspirations
Think about the decisions you have made in your life. Answer the following:
(a) What choices have you made that led you to your current position?
Essay 2. Your Stern Experience
We take great care to shape the Stern community with individuals who possess both intellectual and interpersonal strengths. We seek individuals who are highly intelligent, collaborative, and committed to flourishing as Stern leaders. Please answer the following questions:
(a) What is your personal experience with the Stern community? Tell us what actions you have taken to learn about us.
Essay 3. Personal Expression
All submissions become part of NYU Stern’s permanent records and cannot be returned for any reason.Please do not submit anything that must be viewed or played electronically (e.g.CDs,DVDs, MP3s, online links), that is perishable (e.g. food) or that has been worn (e.g. used clothing). If you submit a written essay, it should be 500 words maximum, double-spaced, 12-point font.
Essay 4.Additional Information(optional)
If you are unable to submit a recommendation from a current supervisor, you must explain your reason in Essay 4.
If you are a re-applicant from last year, please explain how your candidacy has improved since your last application.
If you are applying to a dual degree program, please explain your decision to pursue a dual degree.