1) It’s a website, to find information about colleges. Most colleges allow you to apply through the Common Application.
2) Make an account and fill out personal information.
3) It’s important to research colleges so you can get an idea of what colleges offer.
4) It’s important because you have to give them an idea of who you are and why its important to you for you to attend that college.
5) Explain why you should be accepted and not another student. Tell them who you are. Make sure its only about you and not about someone else.
6) Keep it Interesting, tell them some stories about YOU. Make sure that you give a little humor.