Demystifying the Harvard Essays. The primary purpose of supplemental essays in your application to Harvard is to expand on personal, sometimes intangible aspects of your qualifications and education that you may not have had a chance to demonstrate in other, less direct areas of the application. While your Common App essay is undoubtedly a.
All of our master’s degree programs require that you submit your resume and at least two essays, which vary by program and change each year. Read our recent application essay questions as well as advice on how to prepare your resume and essays.