Reading The Common Application With SlideRoom

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Reading The Common Application With SlideRoom

Many of our customers are Common Application Member Schools, and we have seen their wider IT challenges first hand. One primary challenge is finding the easiest way to read and evaluate the applications that come through the Common App. This is especially true for schools that use Common App exclusively...

SlideRoom will be at the Common App New Member Orientation

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SlideRoom will be at the Common App New Member Orientation

While the 2017 admission cycle is still in full swing, the 2018 cycle is already looming on the horizon. For schools that are moving some or all of their application options to The Common Application, that means getting prepared by attending Common App's New Member Orientation. Because of our long-term...

Renewed Partnership with The Common Application for Portfolios

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Renewed Partnership with The Common Application for Portfolios

We have just renewed our longstanding partnership with The Common Application to support portfolios during the admissions process. Our collective goal is to expand access to college by creating a convenient way to submit and review personally meaningful projects. Every student should have the opportunity to feature their talents and...

CommonApp Data Integration with Multiple SlideRoom Accounts

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CommonApp Data Integration with Multiple SlideRoom Accounts

Many schools are beginning to ask for portfolios from across a spectrum of disciplines, not just the visual arts. These can include music, theater, architecture, science, engineering, film and many other departments. Because of this, larger schools with different departments and teams sometimes choose to have data integration with multiple...

Common Application Renaming “Art Supplement” to “Portfolio”

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Common Application Renaming “Art Supplement” to “Portfolio”

In 2012, SlideRoom formed an exclusive partnership for Common App schools to accept and evaluate “creative” materials. Over the last 3 years, we’ve facilitated review for millions of images, videos and other supplements used to demonstrate creative skill. We've also heard from many “non-artistic” departments looking to accept evidence...

Viewing the Common App

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Viewing the Common App

Using SlideRoom, schools can import and review applicants who have applied via the Common Application. This includes the nightly import of data and PDFs for each application via the Scheduled Delivery Service (SDS). Once imported, SlideRoom can be used to search, read, and evaluate applicants. SlideRoom's API can then be...

Complete Guide to SlideRoom's Integration with Common App

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Complete Guide to SlideRoom's Integration with Common App

As we enter the second year of SlideRoom's partnership with The Common Application, we are excited to share several important updates as well as a complete guide for member schools wanting to understand how the integration for the two systems work across multiple touchpoints. View the complete guide here. The...

CommonApp members: Setup your SlideRoom account

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CommonApp members: Setup your SlideRoom account

Setting up a new SlideRoom account is very easy. To get started, register here. Choose any features you think are needed and then continue with providing your contact information. Check the box that your school is a CommonApp member. This will result in a free trial account for the Summer...

CommonApp and SlideRoom

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CommonApp and SlideRoom

This Summer 2013, CommonApp is launching the 4th version of their system which will be completely web-based and offer a variety of new enhancements. We are pleased to announce that CommonApp has chosen SlideRoom as their exclusive partner to handle arts supplements. This means schools hosting an undergraduate admissions process...