what r the essay questions for penn state and st. joseph univ?
Will you be completing the Personal Statement as part of your
application to Penn State? If you answer yes, you will go to the Personal Statement page where you will be asked to choose one of the commitments that you listed in the Activities section (activity, interest, or work experience) or another experience you would like to share and provide a short description of its importance to you. Include why that commitment could be relevant to your student experience at Penn State.
On a separate sheet, type a one-page response to one of the following topics:
1. As a Jesuit institution, Saint Joseph’s encourages its students to always strive for the “magis”—the greater. How have you strived to go above and beyond what was expected of you over the last four years: academically, in extracurricular activities, and/or personally?
2. Cite an example of how you have overcome adversity and describe how this has impacted your life.
3. What price would you pay for peace?