The University of Chicago Supplement calls for an essay, along with space for an optional prompt, and then a third “extended” essay. In total, you will be writing two to three essays for the UChicago Supplement. The essay prompts for the 2016-17 applications are as follows: Question 1 (Required).
The annual release of UChicago’s essay prompts has become an eagerly awaited event — an imaginative exercise that often inspires even more imaginative responses. For many students and alumni, the essay questions help define the College’s wit and sense of intellectual adventure. It’s also a communal undertaking, with the majority of.