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Counselors and recommenders

This year, you’ll support more than one million students applying to college. You have their backs. That’s why we have yours.

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Counselors and recommenders

This year, you’ll support more than one million students applying to college. You have their backs. That’s why we have yours.

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2020-2021 essay prompts

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Introducing the new Common App for recommenders

The Common App for recommenders is a free solution that helps counselors, teachers and other recommenders streamline the recommendation process and scale their college counseling efforts equitably across their entire student population.

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