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Common App or Not?

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I am determined to apply ED to Penn for ED and have already finished 3/4 of the application. Penn accepts both the Common Application and its own application forms. If I use the Common Application, I can give Penn's admission guys three essays, which mean more opportunities to tell them about myself. If I use Penn's own form, I will only write two essays, but it seems that using the Penn form shows my preference of Penn over other schools. Should I use the Penn forms instead of the Common Application (which I've already started)?

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