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Is 10 point font ok?

Is 10 point font ok?
« on: October 27, 2008, 09:01:49 PM »
My PS runs a little long with 12 point font...would 10 or 11 be acceptable?

Re: Is 10 point font ok?
« Reply #1 on: October 28, 2008, 08:27:15 AM »
11 would probably be ok. 10 is way too damn small.

Re: Is 10 point font ok?
« Reply #2 on: October 28, 2008, 12:22:36 PM »
I used 11 pt font with my PS.

Also, while uniformity is preferable, if your PS is just not cutting it to fit within a school's parameters, I don't think it's unreasonable to change the font.  I had to do this for my UCLA application since they specified 12 pt font for the PS.

ETA: Check the instructions for each of the schools you're applying to as some will give specific parameters for the formatting of the PS.