There are many types of college applications. The Cal State and University of California schools have their own applications. Other states schools have their own applications as well. Private schools have applications for their specific specifications. Many of these schools use the Common and Universal Applications. Depending on the school, the questions and the essays required will be different, and some schools will require supplements for the application itself and the financial aid application as well. Below are the sites of the most common applications. If you would like to talk to a counselor or licensed financial professional about the finding the right school where your student will thrive, filling out applications, writing essays that make you stand out, or how the get the most out of financial aid, please send us a message and schedule a free consultation.