UNC’s website gives great examples of how the school lives these core values in striving always for “the Bottom Line and the Greater Good.” Wise applicants will keep these core values in mind and look for ways to describe their own connections to these core values as they approach Kenan-Flagler’s essays.
There is no extra value in answering this question unless you have something specific to address.
Here are two tips to keep in mind in approaching this essay.
Of course every candidate will have many interesting stories to tell but if you try to tell too many of them, you won’t be able to provide the substantiation and specific details that will make for a memorable snapshot.
This essay truly is optional depending on whether any of the above situations apply to you.