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Personal Statement: Support


There are many reasons to write a personal statement: scholarships, graduate school, medical school, Health Professions Recommendation Committee, and more. Even if you're an excellent writer, you may need some coaching in how to write an effective personal statement. 

In-Person Writing Support

Anne Marie Smith

The Peer Writing Tutors and Anne Marie Smith, Writing Learning Specialist, are available to help students with every step of writing a personal statement. We can help you get started and support you through the final draft. Check the latest schedule for details). To sign up for an appointment with Ms. Smith, please email her.


Kindlon Hall
5700 College Rd.
Lisle, IL 60532
(630) 829-6050


Gillett Hall
225 E. Main St.
Mesa, AZ 85201
(480) 878-7514