Gather Materials - Find all the information you'll need to complete your applications
Create a Common App account
Add Colleges - Start buidling your My Colleges list
Engage Supporters - Collaborate with counselors, teachers, and more
Understanding Requirements - Keep track of each college's unique requirements
Plan Essays - Organize and plan for your writing prompts
Submit your application!
Each year more than 1 million students use the Common App. Check out the 7 steps to applying, the videos below, and be sure to use the applicant guide!