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Can I use the Common App for the University of Southern California?

Hey guys, so USC is kind of my dream school and I'm trying to figure out everything in advance. Do you know if USC takes the Common App or do I need to look into another application method?

7 months ago

Hello there! Absolutely, you can breathe easy because the University of Southern California (USC) does indeed accept the Common Application. It's a great way to apply because the Common App allows you to fill out your information once and apply to multiple schools with it.

Just make sure when you're applying to USC that you check off all their specific requirements and essays they may have in addition to what's on the Common App. Sometimes schools have supplementary essays or materials they request (USC does, and you can learn how to write them here: https://blog.collegevine.com/how-to-write-the-usc-essays).

It's great to get ahead and be prepared, so kudos to you for starting early – it'll pay off! When you're ready to apply, just go to the Common App website, create your account or login, and add USC to your list of colleges. Then, follow the instructions provided for their specific requirements.

Best of luck, and I hope you get into your dream school!

7 months ago

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