Statement of Purpose

Essay Prompts for New UGAs

At the end of your application, you will be prompted to answer three essay questions. Note that these essays are different for those applying to be a Living Learning Community UGA.

Each essay should be no more than 500 words in length. 

  1. Out of the seven aspects of the UGA role listed below, please select two and expand on how you would embody these qualities through the position.​
    • Holistic Developer
    • Community Advocate
    • Peer Mentor
    • Benevolent Teammate
    • Integrated Learner
    • Servant Leader
    • Creative Programmer
  2. How have you already engaged and invested in the residential communities (i.e. Houses, buildings and floors) at Dartmouth?
  3. What social issues do you see to be divisive within the Dartmouth Community? How do you believe you could build bridges among students with multiple perspectives and identities in a residential setting?