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Contact Information

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Last name
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Other last name records may be under (e.g., nickname or maiden name)
Date of birth
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Undergraduate Essay Topics

Almost all applicants to Drexel are required to submit a 250-650 word essay online (except applicants to the Nursing ACE program). You may write about why you are interested in your choice of major or you may write on any subject you choose.

Graduate Essay Topics

You are required to submit a 1-2 page essay explaining why you are interested in pursuing graduate study. Refer to the Program Requirements and Deadlines for your program's specific essay topics and requirements, if applicable, before writing the essay.