December 21, 2015 Reading Time: 1 minuteCan I Use Humor In My Application Essays? FacebookTweetPinEmailWant to let your funny side show in your application essays? Here is what Linda Abraham has to say about humor in admissions: Related Resources: • Linda Abraham’s Admissions Assortment • So These Two Grad School Applicants Walk Into A Bar . . . • First Drafts Of Personal Statements: Let Yourself Go Last updated on December 21, 2015.