Five ways to demonstrate potential contributions to your target schools

Question behind the questions: Why should we admit you?

Five contribution situations

  1. Classroom discussions

  2. Study groups

  3. Industry clubs and conferences

  4. Social and cultural clubs and student activities

  5. Alumni activities

Ask yourself

  1. What do they have

  2. What do they need

  3. Why YOU are the best person to provide it

Step one

  • Confirm what they have now

Step two

  • List what you know about each topic

Step three

  • Talk to current students to confirm what they are doing now

Step four