Shenandoah University joins Common App for 2022-23 application season

shenandoah universityProspective students applying to Shenandoah University for the 2022-23 academic year will soon be able to do so through The common applicationan online college application platform that serves more than 3 million applicants, teachers, counselors and counselors in the United States and around the world each year.

By becoming a Common Application Member, Shenandoah is able to streamline the application process and gain exposure to potential students who might not otherwise have considered SU. The common application helps to simplify the university application process, in particular by making the fee waiver more efficient process for eligible students. Each year, more than one million applicants use the common application, and a third of these applicants are the first in their families to pursue a university education.

In addition to accessing the online application system, Shenandoah is able to make additional tools and services available to students and those who support students, through Common App, including a mobile app, financial aid and scholarship information, virtual mentors, online wallets and an extensive library of advisor resources available in English and Spanish. Common App also offers round-the-clock technical support to all applicants and recommenders using the system.

“We are thrilled to partner with Common Application and its members,” said Andy Woodall, Shenandoah University’s assistant vice president for recruiting and admissions. “Shenandoah has shown over the years that we remain a place where students from all walks of life can thrive. We look forward to learning more about the students we will be working with through our partnership with Common App.

“The diversity of our membership helps us chart a direct and unambiguous path to a viable future for all students,” said Jenny Rickard, President and CEO of The Common Application. “Through its membership in The Common Application, Shenandoah University has demonstrated a shared commitment to pursuing access, equity, and integrity in the college admissions process. Thanks to our members, all students have the opportunity to easily apply to the college or university that will help them achieve their best future.

Students considering applying to Shenandoah can create a common app account now and their account will be to roll next year’s admissions season. Members of the Common Application can also use the Common Application for Transfer Studentsa separate app designed exclusively to meet the needs of transfer and adult student populations.