How to Apply to Champlain College with the Common App

Your Career Journey Starts Today

Today marks an important milestone in your higher education journey—the Common App is officially open! We couldn’t be more excited to guide you through the application process and introduce you to the incredible opportunities that await you at Champlain College.

Take the first step toward a fulfilling and enriching college experience at Champlain by applying through the Common App.

What is the Common App?

For college-bound students like you, the Common Application is a game changer. Say goodbye to the time-consuming process of filling out separate applications for each college. With the Common App, you can streamline the application process and save valuable time to focus on other aspects of your college search process.

Step-by-Step Guide to Registering for the Common App

  1. Start today by visiting the official Common App website at
  2. Create your account—it’s quick and easy! By creating your profile, you’re taking the first step toward your future. Look at you go!
  3. Showcase your unique talents, achievements, and passions. Add your personal information, academic background, and extracurricular activities to paint a complete picture of who you are as an individual.
  4. Include at least one personal statement, or you may choose to include a full-length essay. Either way, use this as an opportunity to express yourself and stand out from the crowd. Show us what makes you special and how you can contribute to the community. Don’t hold back!

Why Champlain College?

At Champlain, we offer a unique learning environment that fosters creativity, innovation, and personal growth.

  • Upside-Down Curriculum: Take classes in your major right away and gain valuable real-world experience that prepares you for a successful career. Learn more about how we do academics upside-down.
  • Small Class Sizes: With an average class size of 15 and an 11:1 student-faculty ratio, you’ll receive personalized attention from your professors and classmates, and have the opportunity to form close relationships with them.
  • Global Perspective: With two international campuses in Dublin and Montreal, plus other study abroad programs, you’ll explore the world, broaden your horizons, and become a global citizen.
  • Career-Focused Programs: Our innovative programs are relevant and aligned with industry needs, giving you a competitive edge in the job market.

How to add Champlain College to your Common App list

  1. Log In to Your Common App Account: Visit the official Common App website and log in to your account using the credentials you created during the registration process.
  2. Navigate to the “Colleges” Section: Once you’re logged in, you’ll see a menu on the left side of the page. Click on the “Colleges” tab to access the college search and selection page.
  3. Search for Champlain College: Type “Champlain College” in the search bar and press Enter. The search results will show several colleges with similar names (so be sure to specifically select “Champlain College”).
  4. Add Champlain College to “My Colleges”: Look for the “Add to My Colleges” button. It is usually located on the right side of the college information page. 
  5. Complete and Submit Your Application: You are ready to submit your application once you have added Champlain College to your list and completed all required sections of the Common App. Be sure to double-check all information before submitting.

And that’s it! By following these steps, you’ll successfully add Champlain College to your Common App list and be on your way to beginning your college application journey with us… Good luck with your application!

If you have any questions or need assistance along the way, our dedicated Admissions team is here to help at Today is the day you set yourself on the path to success and become a proud member of the Champlain College community!

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