College Confidential’s “Dean,” Sally Rubenstone, put together 25 of her best tips. So far, the "25 Tips from the Dean" eBook has helped more than 10K students choose a college, get in, and pay for it. Get your free copy: http://goo.gl/9zDJTM
So they just posted the Northwestern supplement and for the short answer essays on the common app page, they say either a 1000 character max or upload a document. If you upload a document how long an answer would u expect to have?