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How strict is Cornell's 500 word limit?

mtustingoremtustingore User Awaiting Email Confirmation Posts: 68 Junior Member
edited November 2012 in Cornell University
Okay, so I just reduced my ILR application essay to 550 words and I'm trying to cut 50 more. How strict is Cornell's word limit? Does it have to be precisely 500 words, or is it okay if it's a little bit over (like 510 words).
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