Does UVA Use Coalition app?

UVA will begin accepting applications through the Coalition platform in the summer of 2017. More information can be found at coalitionforcollegeaccess.org

Does UT Austin look at coalition essay?

All freshman applicants must submit a required essay: Topic A in ApplyTexas, or the UT Austin Required Essay in the Coalition application. Please keep your essay between 500–700 words (typically two to three paragraphs).

Should I use coalition or common app?

All your schools use the Coalition App and you prefer the Coalition App’s interface and features over those of the Common App. If you want to get started on college applications early and are a fan of the locker feature, for example, the Coalition App will better serve your needs than the Common App will

Can a friend write a letter of recommendation for college?

Almost every college that you apply to will ask for two to three recommendation letters from people who know your professional, academic, and/or personal character. One of the most important things not to do is ask your parents or other family members to write the recommendation letter.

How do you view recommendations on coalition?

View and edit my recommendation requests

  1. Go to Locker > Official Documents.
  2. Under each section (Counselor, Academic, and General Recommendations) is a list of all the recommendations you have requested.
  3. To edit a request, select the Options button ( ).
  4. To add a new recommender, select Add Recommender ( ).

How do you apply coalition?

How long does it take to fill out a Coalition application?

  1. Complete your profile on the Coalition site. This can be done any time after you create your Coalition account.
  2. Request Official Documents needed for college applications, such as recommendations and transcripts.
  3. Write essays and upload them to your Coalition Locker.
  4. Complete the college-specific questions.

Does UW take the coalition essay?

The Coalition Essay within the Profile is not required by the UW. You will submit your essay response and short response in the UW questions (read the prompts on the writing section website).

What schools use coalition app?

About 150 colleges have now joined, although only three colleges are unique to the Coalition: the University of Maryland at College Park, the University of Washington and Virginia Tech. Most are also members of the Common App (which has nearly 900 members).

What colleges require letters of recommendation?

Popular Schools that Require One Counselor and Two Teacher Recommendations

Amherst College Duke University
Bowdoin College Haverford College
Brown University Johns Hopkins University
Bryn Mawr College Juilliard School
California Institute of Technology Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Is there an additional information section on coalition?

All open-ended questions (essays, additional questions, and additional information) are handled by each individual college in the Coalition application. Therefore, whether or not they require the essay or even offer an additional information section is at each college’s discretion.