Because of Covid-19 and the potential lack of hard data such as the SAT and the ACT test scores, this year the personal statement essay gains even more relevance than in previous years. How you write this essay and what you write about will weigh heavily on your admission decisions. Write about something not else seen in the rest of your application and write it in your voice (i.e, how you speak!). Be unique! Be you! Show rather than tell! Go!