Admissionado's detailed take on this year's Cornell University application essays
“What interests you and why Cornell specifically?”
The key here is to explain what fuels you, and what you need to succeed optimally. And then MAP that to specific aspects of Cornell to demonstrate that the combination of you + Cornell ultimately leads to a better result than you + Another School.
Read more about how to approach each of Cornell’s school’s “Why Us?” prompts in our 2018-19 Cornell University Essay Analysis.