Optional Essay Questions
Please choose one of the following topics. Essays should not exceed 500 words.
- What experiences influenced you to apply to D'Youville College?
- What factors motivated you to pursue your intended major?
- What experience in your past has shaped you into the person you are today? Describe the experience and how it has impacted your life.
Note: Physician assistant applicants are only required to complete the following essay, not to exceed 750 words: Why have you chosen the PA profession over other health professions? What qualities do you feel you would bring to the PA profession?
Tip: Completion of the essay is highly recommended and is used by the admissions committee to achieve a higher level of understanding of what makes you a unique applicant.