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Check the Expert Answers to These Six Common App FAQs

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Many students and families are aware of the Common Application, which allows students to apply to many colleges and universities at once using one “common application." Each year, more than one million students, one-third of whom are first-generation, apply to college through the Common App's free online platform, which streamlines the admission process.

There are several frequently-asked questions that many students have about using the Common Application to apply for college. Here are some answers to the top six FAQs, which will hopefully make your journey using the Common Application even easier.

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