With the roll over feature for the Common App, students can get a jump start on applications prior to the official launch of the 2018-19 application on August 1, 2018. Keep in mind Common App will go offline and be unavailable starting in late July until the 2018-19 app launches August 1st.

Ready to get started? Go here and set-up your account then login to work on your future application.

Most, not all, of the application can be completed any time then when the student logs on August 1st or later their stored information will appear in the new application.  Here’s what rolls over:

  • Profile
  • Family
  • Education
  • Testing
  • Activities
  • Writing

For 2017-18 there are some enhancements to the Common App that won’t roll over. Therefore, once a student logs in August 1 or later, they will still need to go through each section to double check answers and complete anything new from the enhancements to the application.

Additionally, answering college specific questions as well as inviting recommenders and advisor access will not be available until the new application launches.