Update: Read the latest tips for the 2017-18 Common App.
I know, I know. I promised you 10 tips to help you make the most of the new Common Application. But I can’t help it! If you missed the first two posts, be sure to read part 1 and part 2. Here are two more important facts I’d love to share with you.
11. Where can I upload my résumé?
When Common App officials first spread the word that résumé uploads would no longer be part of the main application, they attempted to assuage families’ fears by saying résumé uploads would be possible if specific colleges asked for such documents on their supplements. Seems fair, right? But now that we’ve had a chance to view more than 100 supplements, it’s clear that the majority of schools are not asking for a résumé.