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    The Common Application is an undergraduate college admission application that applicants may use to apply to more than 900 member colleges in 49 states, as well as in Canada, China, Japan, and many European countries.

    Who Uses the Common Application?

    More than 900 colleges use the Common Application! At least one college in every state accepts it. In addition, 60 international universities from 18 countries accept the Common Application.

    While the Common Application is used by many private universities, some public school systems, including many schools in the State University of New York (SUNY) system, accept it as well. However, you should be aware that public schools tend to have their own application systems.

    Lastly, the Common Application is accepted by the following top colleges and universities:

    Complete List of Common Application Members

    Without further delay, here is the complete list of colleges that use the Common ApplicationThe first list is organized alphabetically by state/region for US universities, while the second list is organized alphabetically by country for international schools.


    The AXS Companion is a free, open online resource to be used side-by-side with Common App as you work through your application. Each section includes explanatory videos, helpful tips, a glossary of application terms, and links to resources mentioned in the videos.

    AXS Companion