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General Statement of Purpose Guidelines 1. Formatting The online Statement of Purpose accepts limited formatting options. Regardless of the font size and style you have chosen in your word processing program, it will default to a standard font once pasted into the online text box. Bold and Italic text will not carry over. Tabs and indentations will not carry over, so please insert a blank line between paragraphs. Bulleted and numbered lists will carry over. The online Statement of Purpose is limited to approximately 2000 to 2500 words (13,200 characters). Some departments have set specific limits to the Statement, while others allow longer Statements to be submitted on paper. You must check with your department for specific Statement of Purpose requirements and guidelines (some Department/Program Specific Requirements are listed below). 2. Content Focus your statement of purpose on the reasons you are interested in attending a specific graduate program at UCSD. Check the Department/Program Specific Requirements for the Statement of Purpose. The statement should be well organized, concise, and completely free
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