How to answer UC's Personal Insight Questions

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Tell us your story: UC's personal insight questions

This short video, by the University of California Office of Diversity & Engagement, gives UC applicants information and guidance about the new Personal Insight Questions. Use it to help you think about and complete your responses. Your story is worth it. More information: UC personal insight video: Info for freshmen applications to UC: Info for transfer applicants to UC:

6 Tips for Answering the University of California's Personal Insight Questions

In addition to completing the Common or Coalition Application, the University of California requires all undergraduate applicants to respond to several questions that give the admissions committee some personal insight into your personality and potential. This video provides some helpful tips on how to approach writing these responses. This video includes: ✔ Overview of the UC personal insight question requirements ✔ 6 tips for how to brainstorm and write these responses ✔ Further information and resources Video Outline: 1. Introduction to UC's Personal Insight Questions 2. What you need to include in your response 3. Brainstorming some approaches 4. Essay dos and don'ts 5. Sample anecdotes for "showing" versus "telling" University of California Admissions Website: Who should watch this video: ★Those hoping to apply to all UC schools Links: ENGLISH SITE: KOREA: JAPAN: CHINA: TAIWAN: TURKEY:

Personal Insight Question Tips & Advice (UC Application)

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So you're about to start the Personal Insight Questions for the UC undergraduate application. Here are some tips on what the questions are about and what they cover. For more information, please contact or visit

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