An unprecedented coalition of diverse public and private colleges and universities has come together to improve the college admission application process for all students. The Coalition has developed a free platform of online tools to streamline the experience of applying to college. The initial iteration of the platform—including applications for admission to Coalition schools—
is now available for students in high school.
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While there are 5 suggested essay prompts, each school has different requirements.  Some schools have specific questions and the word limits vary between 300-550 words generally. That said, some schools require no essay at all.  If you've already written an essay for the common app, and a school on Coalition does not have a specific question, you should edit that essay.