Sample Personal Statement on admission to Rochester University
A chance to study at Rochester University would be the chance of a lifetime since it will provide me an opportunity to gain first-hand knowledge in line with the university’s core values. This period will be a life changer due to the experience of having to study what I like in a new environment. At Rochester, I will gain knowledge from the best tutor and professors who have specialized in their fields of expertise for a long period and therefore, I am certain to gain first-hand information from the experts. The diversity of the Rochester community, incorporating scholars from different countries, the university will provide an avenue for exchanging ideas and knowledge between scholars from different backgrounds. This will open up new ideas and help me in understanding the challenges and progress that have been made in different parts of the world. Further, the culture in the university, which promotes collaboration rather that competition, will help me towards achieving my dream
As the core values of the institution states; Learn, discover, heal, create, and make the world even better, I am certain that the knowledge gained will come handy in the realization of the values. Due to the state of the art facilities and modern technology in the institution, the learning process will be a great experience. Where the emerging issue and the future trends in the field will be covered exhaustively with the help of the facilities. Additionally, the state of the art facilities will provide a platform to carry out practical’s and research which will help me in understanding the theories I have learned in class. This will also provide an avenue to apply the knowledge in solving real life problems as is expected in the field. Interaction with the facilities, equipment, and experienced staff in the laboratories will be key in my summer study at Rochester University. I am certain of discovering new knowledge and practice while at the same time improves the existing knowledge that I have gathered over time. This will be possible due to the rich field of knowledge brought about by the diversity at the university. People from different backgrounds come with different views and way of tackling issues, this is because different locations are faced with unique challenges and people in these places have developed different ways of solving the challenges. Therefore, the rich diversity at the Rochester will provide an opportunity to discover and learn how different people handle particular challenges.
The knowledge that I will gain will help in making the world a better place as is described in the University’s core values. Studying at Rochester will help me streamline my ambition of perusing a degree in finance or accounting while at the same time sharpens my communication skills. This will be vital in realizing my dream of owning and running a film and animation firm. Moreover, with the knowledge, it is possible to come up with real on time solutions that are applicable in enhancing the quality of life of both the humankind and its environment. Which is in-line with my ambition of being an investor and therefore create wealth and opportunities for the people? To this end, I am certain that the summer training at Rochester will be a lifetime opportunity and a life changing experience that will provide and enhance my knowledge and skills. Additionally, the knowledge and experience will provide an avenue for the promotion of the University’s core values.