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2 System Requirements Only the following operating systems and browsers are supported: PC (Windows Vista/7) Do NOT use Google Chrome! Do NOT use Google Chrome! Current version of Firefox Current version of Firefox Internet Explorer 9 or higher Internet Explorer 9 or higher Mac (OS X Tiger / Leopard / Snow Leopard) Do NOT use Google Chrome Do NOT use Google Chrome Current version of Firefox Current version of Firefox Safari 5.1 or higher Safari 5.1 or higher Regardless of browser, please make sure the following browser settings are correct: Javascript must be enabled Javascript must be enabled Cookies must be enabled Cookies must be enabled Popup blockers must be disabled Popup blockers must be disabled Other Software needed: To view and print PDF files we recommend Adobe Reader 10 or higher. While PDF files should work with most other PDF viewers, The Common App can only guarantee full compatibility and support for Adobe Reader 10 or higher. If your offers a whitelist, please add the following address: System Requirements Only the following operating systems and browsers are supported: PC (Windows Vista/7) Do NOT use Google Chrome! Do NOT use Google Chrome! Current version of Firefox Current version of Firefox Internet Explorer 9 or higher Internet Explorer 9 or higher Mac (OS X Tiger / Leopard / Snow Leopard) Do NOT use Google Chrome Do NOT use Google Chrome Current version of Firefox Current version of Firefox Safari 5.1 or higher Safari 5.1 or higher Regardless of browser, please make sure the following browser settings are correct: Javascript must be enabled Javascript must be enabled Cookies must be enabled Cookies must be enabled Popup blockers must be disabled Popup blockers must be disabled Other Software needed: To view and print PDF files we recommend Adobe Reader 10 or higher. While PDF files should work with most other PDF viewers, The Common App can only guarantee full compatibility and support for Adobe Reader 10 or higher. If your offers a whitelist, please add the following address:

3 Technical Problems/Issues 1 st Tip for completing your Common Application: Required responses are marked with a red asterisk * You will not be allowed to proceed until these are addressed and/or corrected. communication you receive from The Common Application’s technical support team will come from Please be sure to add this address to your address book and/or safe list to prevent the messages from being blocked or marked as "spam." or marked as "spam." This is especially important for AOL users. Make sure your address is kept accurate so that you can receive important information about deadlines and other admission information from the Common App or your selected institutions. Technical Problems/Issues 1 st Tip for completing your Common Application: Required responses are marked with a red asterisk * You will not be allowed to proceed until these are addressed and/or corrected. communication you receive from The Common Application’s technical support team will come from Please be sure to add this address to your address book and/or safe list to prevent the messages from being blocked or marked as "spam." or marked as "spam." This is especially important for AOL users. Make sure your address is kept accurate so that you can receive important information about deadlines and other admission information from the Common App or your selected institutions.

4 Application Deadlines For Transfer Applications Spring 2014 = October 15, 2013 Spring 2014 = October 15, 2013 This is a postmarked deadline for ALL materials to be received Late Spring apps will be reviewed on a space & funds available basis Fall 2014 = March 15, 2014* Fall 2014 = March 15, 2014* 1.Wait until your Fall 2013 grades are posted before applying for the following Fall 2.March 15 is a postmark deadline for ALL materials to be received 3.Late Fall apps will be reviewed on a space & funds available basis You must submit your application online. If you are having difficulties with online submission : 1.Check The Common Application’s Help Center Knowledgebase Help Center KnowledgebaseHelp Center Knowledgebase 2.Call the Office of Admission at or CU-APPLY we will assist in any way we can. 3.If you have been unable to resolve issue, please and they will address the situation. Application Deadlines For Transfer Applications Spring 2014 = October 15, 2013 Spring 2014 = October 15, 2013 This is a postmarked deadline for ALL materials to be received Late Spring apps will be reviewed on a space & funds available basis Fall 2014 = March 15, 2014* Fall 2014 = March 15, 2014* 1.Wait until your Fall 2013 grades are posted before applying for the following Fall 2.March 15 is a postmark deadline for ALL materials to be received 3.Late Fall apps will be reviewed on a space & funds available basis You must submit your application online. If you are having difficulties with online submission : 1.Check The Common Application’s Help Center Knowledgebase Help Center KnowledgebaseHelp Center Knowledgebase 2.Call the Office of Admission at or CU-APPLY we will assist in any way we can. 3.If you have been unable to resolve issue, please and they will address the situation.

5 Application Check List ACCESS all materials through commonapp.org. ACCESS all materials through commonapp.org. COMPLETE The Transfer Common Application, Chapman University Writing Supplement and $65 application fee requirements. COMPLETE The Transfer Common Application, Chapman University Writing Supplement and $65 application fee requirements. INVITE an Academic Evaluator through the Assign Recommenders section onCommonApp.org. You must assign an Academic Evaluator (aka recommender). That recommender can be anyone but a relative. Your recommender can then either submit their letter through the on-line Common App form OR they can mail in their own letter on their own letterhead to the Office of Admission. Only one letter is required. INVITE an Academic Evaluator through the Assign Recommenders section onCommonApp.org. You must assign an Academic Evaluator (aka recommender). That recommender can be anyone but a relative. Your recommender can then either submit their letter through the on-line Common App form OR they can mail in their own letter on their own letterhead to the Office of Admission. Only one letter is required.CommonApp.org INVITE a Registrar through the Assign Recommenders section onCommonApp.org. You must assign a Registrar (aka college official-counselor, mentor, registrar). The Registrar Report is NOT required for applicants applying to Chapman but CommonApp will require you to assign an advocate/school official that Chapman could contact should they have questions. INVITE a Registrar through the Assign Recommenders section onCommonApp.org. You must assign a Registrar (aka college official-counselor, mentor, registrar). The Registrar Report is NOT required for applicants applying to Chapman but CommonApp will require you to assign an advocate/school official that Chapman could contact should they have questions. SEND official college transcripts and high school transcripts(if applicable), SAT or ACT with Writing scores (if applicable) and available AP/IB scores. If at the time you hit submit on your application you have less than 24 college units completed, an official SAT /ACT score is required. If at the time you hit submit on your application you have less than 60 college units completed, your official final high school transcript is required. SEND official college transcripts and high school transcripts(if applicable), SAT or ACT with Writing scores (if applicable) and available AP/IB scores. If at the time you hit submit on your application you have less than 24 college units completed, an official SAT /ACT score is required. If at the time you hit submit on your application you have less than 60 college units completed, your official final high school transcript is required. COMPLETE the Art Supplement via SlideRoom through CommonApp.org if required by your major. (Art, Dance, Music, Theatre, and any major in the Dodge College of Film and Media Arts.) COMPLETE the Art Supplement via SlideRoom through CommonApp.org if required by your major. (Art, Dance, Music, Theatre, and any major in the Dodge College of Film and Media Arts.)CommonApp.org CONTACT the Office of Admission if you have questions or concerns or CU-APPLY. CONTACT the Office of Admission if you have questions or concerns or CU-APPLY. REVIEW your application thoroughly to make sure you’re happy with your efforts. REVIEW your application thoroughly to make sure you’re happy with your efforts. SUBMIT your complete application to Chapman. SUBMIT your complete application to Chapman. Application Check List ACCESS all materials through commonapp.org. ACCESS all materials through commonapp.org. COMPLETE The Transfer Common Application, Chapman University Writing Supplement and $65 application fee requirements. COMPLETE The Transfer Common Application, Chapman University Writing Supplement and $65 application fee requirements. INVITE an Academic Evaluator through the Assign Recommenders section onCommonApp.org. You must assign an Academic Evaluator (aka recommender). That recommender can be anyone but a relative. Your recommender can then either submit their letter through the on-line Common App form OR they can mail in their own letter on their own letterhead to the Office of Admission. Only one letter is required. INVITE an Academic Evaluator through the Assign Recommenders section onCommonApp.org. You must assign an Academic Evaluator (aka recommender). That recommender can be anyone but a relative. Your recommender can then either submit their letter through the on-line Common App form OR they can mail in their own letter on their own letterhead to the Office of Admission. Only one letter is required.CommonApp.org INVITE a Registrar through the Assign Recommenders section onCommonApp.org. You must assign a Registrar (aka college official-counselor, mentor, registrar). The Registrar Report is NOT required for applicants applying to Chapman but CommonApp will require you to assign an advocate/school official that Chapman could contact should they have questions. INVITE a Registrar through the Assign Recommenders section onCommonApp.org. You must assign a Registrar (aka college official-counselor, mentor, registrar). The Registrar Report is NOT required for applicants applying to Chapman but CommonApp will require you to assign an advocate/school official that Chapman could contact should they have questions. SEND official college transcripts and high school transcripts(if applicable), SAT or ACT with Writing scores (if applicable) and available AP/IB scores. If at the time you hit submit on your application you have less than 24 college units completed, an official SAT /ACT score is required. If at the time you hit submit on your application you have less than 60 college units completed, your official final high school transcript is required. SEND official college transcripts and high school transcripts(if applicable), SAT or ACT with Writing scores (if applicable) and available AP/IB scores. If at the time you hit submit on your application you have less than 24 college units completed, an official SAT /ACT score is required. If at the time you hit submit on your application you have less than 60 college units completed, your official final high school transcript is required. COMPLETE the Art Supplement via SlideRoom through CommonApp.org if required by your major. (Art, Dance, Music, Theatre, and any major in the Dodge College of Film and Media Arts.) COMPLETE the Art Supplement via SlideRoom through CommonApp.org if required by your major. (Art, Dance, Music, Theatre, and any major in the Dodge College of Film and Media Arts.)CommonApp.org CONTACT the Office of Admission if you have questions or concerns or CU-APPLY. CONTACT the Office of Admission if you have questions or concerns or CU-APPLY. REVIEW your application thoroughly to make sure you’re happy with your efforts. REVIEW your application thoroughly to make sure you’re happy with your efforts. SUBMIT your complete application to Chapman. SUBMIT your complete application to Chapman.

6 The Common Application (CA4) Step by step A.Fill out The Common Application B.Fill out the Chapman University Writing Supplement C.Complete the Art Supplement linked from The Common App on SlideRoom (if applying to Art, Dance, Music, Theatre, or any major within the Dodge College of Film and Media Arts) D.Submit Common App, Pay the Application Fee & Sign Common App (type in your name) and press submit E.Submit Chapman University Writing Supplement – Verify, Sign (type in your name) and press submit F.Submit the Art Supplement (if applying to Art, Dance, Music, Theatre, or any major within the Dodge College of Film and Media Arts) The Common Application (CA4) Step by step A.Fill out The Common Application B.Fill out the Chapman University Writing Supplement C.Complete the Art Supplement linked from The Common App on SlideRoom (if applying to Art, Dance, Music, Theatre, or any major within the Dodge College of Film and Media Arts) D.Submit Common App, Pay the Application Fee & Sign Common App (type in your name) and press submit E.Submit Chapman University Writing Supplement – Verify, Sign (type in your name) and press submit F.Submit the Art Supplement (if applying to Art, Dance, Music, Theatre, or any major within the Dodge College of Film and Media Arts)

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8 First: Create an Account https://controlcenter.commonapp.org/Login First: Create an Account https://controlcenter.commonapp.org/Login

9 Second: My Colleges Under My Colleges, click on College Search Under My Colleges, click on College Search On Criteria page, type Chapman University On Criteria page, type Chapman University On Result list, place a check mark, then click Add On Result list, place a check mark, then click Add Next, click on Result List Next, click on Result List Repeat with the names of all your colleges Repeat with the names of all your colleges Second: My Colleges Under My Colleges, click on College Search Under My Colleges, click on College Search On Criteria page, type Chapman University On Criteria page, type Chapman University On Result list, place a check mark, then click Add On Result list, place a check mark, then click Add Next, click on Result List Next, click on Result List Repeat with the names of all your colleges Repeat with the names of all your colleges

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11 Getting Started (continued) Click My Colleges tab to access college supplements Click My Colleges tab to access college supplements Getting Started (continued) Click My Colleges tab to access college supplements Click My Colleges tab to access college supplements

12 My Colleges - Chapman University Click on the Questions tab & you will find 5 sections: Click on the Questions tab & you will find 5 sections: My Colleges - Chapman University Click on the Questions tab & you will find 5 sections: Click on the Questions tab & you will find 5 sections: As you complete each of these 5 sections, you will notice green check marks appear to the right, and finally on the Questions tab to the left when you are ready to move on to…

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14 Assign Recommenders: FERPA Complete the FERPA Authorization: Only then will you be able to send invitations to your recommenders via The Common Application. Click ‘Save’ and you will be provided the following form…

15 Recommender Invitations: Evaluator INVITE an Academic Evaluator through the Assign Recommenders section on The Common Application. You must assign an Academic Evaluator (aka recommender). That recommender can be anyone but a relative. Your recommender can then either submit their letter through the on-line Common App form OR they can mail in their own letter on their own letterhead to the Office of Admission. Only one letter is required. For each person invited you must: 1.Click Send Invite 2.Click Assign

16 Recommender Invitations: Registrar INVITE a Registrar through the Assign Recommenders section on The Common Application: You must assign a Registrar (college official, counselor, mentor, or registrar). You must assign a Registrar (college official, counselor, mentor, or registrar). The Registrar Report itself is NOT required for applicants to Chapman, but The Common Application will require you to assign a school official that Chapman could follow up with should they find they have questions. You will not be allowed to proceed to submit without inviting the Registrar(s) & Recommender(s) via The Common App! *Send a separate to the Registrar(s) to let them know that you will be requesting a hard copy of the transcript for Chapman through their school’s official channels. Be sure to follow through with these order(s) with the Registrar’s Office at each of your schools.

17 Assign Recommenders: … Forms If you have fewer than 60 transferable semester credits completed the moment you hit ‘Submit’ (do not count current semester courses) Then you must send in your Final High School Transcript. The PDF ‘offline form’ will print with the Common Application ID# in the upper right hand corner as well as at the bottom. Please include form when requesting your official transcript for Chapman University. Receiving this form along with an official transcript will help us get everything squared away as documents arrive at Chapman, even should the High School Guidance Office chose not to complete it. If you have fewer than 60 transferable semester credits completed the moment you hit ‘Submit’ (do not count current semester courses) Then you must send in your Final High School Transcript. The PDF ‘offline form’ will print with the Common Application ID# in the upper right hand corner as well as at the bottom. Please include form when requesting your official transcript for Chapman University. Receiving this form along with an official transcript will help us get everything squared away as documents arrive at Chapman, even should the High School Guidance Office chose not to complete it. We do not require this form, but we do need the Final HS Transcript if you have fewer than 60 semester credits posted to your college transcripts.

18 Submission – Common App Still Pending -Time to go to the Common App tab and begin!

19 Common App The Common Application itself has six sections: Profile, Family, Education, Testing, Activities and Writing From the Profile tab you will find 8 subsections, beginning with Personal Information and ending with Common App Fee Waiver. Click Continue when ready to proceed further Common App The Common Application itself has six sections: Profile, Family, Education, Testing, Activities and Writing From the Profile tab you will find 8 subsections, beginning with Personal Information and ending with Common App Fee Waiver. Click Continue when ready to proceed further

20 Common App (continued) The six sections of The Common App: Profile, Family, Education, Testing, Activities and Writing Common App (continued) The six sections of The Common App: Profile, Family, Education, Testing, Activities and Writing Tip: Jump to the last tab, Colleges and Universities, where you will be able to tell us how many colleges you have attended and list them in order. (Should you need to add an additional college, you will have to click this tab before you can add one.) Be sure to start with your current school, and then list the other in the order New/Current – Last – Older – Oldest For example: College College College College College …

21 Common App (continued) Profile, Family, Education (continued), Testing, Activities and Writing Common App (continued) Profile, Family, Education (continued), Testing, Activities and Writing Tip: Your Secondary School is your High School If more than one High School was attended – Secondary school 1 is the one from which you graduated Secondary school 1 is the one from which you graduated Secondary school 2, the one before that … Secondary school 2, the one before that … Secondary school 3, the one before that, and so on... Secondary school 3, the one before that, and so on... The Common Application requires you to list an Advisor – Please list a counselor or advisor you have worked with at your current college Please list a counselor or advisor you have worked with at your current college

22 Common App (continued) Profile, Family, Education, Testing, Activities and Writing Common App (continued) Profile, Family, Education, Testing, Activities and Writing Be sure to fill in every required field indicated by a red asterisk *, including all dates. You will still need to have official scores sent to Chapman if you have fewer than 24 credits posted to your transcripts.

23 Common App (continued) Profile, Family, Education, Testing, Activities and Writing Common App (continued) Profile, Family, Education, Testing, Activities and Writing You will not be permitted to submit your application with an essay of fewer than 250 words and you will not be allowed to enter more than 650 words in the Personal Essay box. If you try, you will receive the following message: You will need to earn green check marks for each of the following: 1.Personal Essay 2.Disciplinary History 3.Writing

24 Common App – (Submit Now or Later) Common App – (Submit Now or Later) When ready to submit the Common App portion of your Application, click Start Submission. A PDF of your Common App will be created. If this takes more than a few minutes, you will need to update your browser to the latest version, or go to another computer with a fully compatible operating system & browser. (see slide 2) You may submit this portion now, or move onto work on the Writing Supplement & Art Supplement, and return to submit at another time. Note that you will need to submit the Common App before you can submit either the Writing Supplement or the Art Supplement.

25 My Colleges: Writing Supplement There are four prompts in the Chapman Writing section of the Common Application with a strict 200 word limit. You will be unable to paste or type more than 200 words. (200 words or fewer) * The writing supplement also includes 15 questions requiring brief responses, such as ‘Please list three words to describe yourself’ and ‘What is a super power you wish you had?

26 My Colleges: Submission – Common App Submission - Writing Supplement My Colleges: Submission – Common App Submission - Writing Supplement

27 Dashboard Check My Colleges Dashboard Check My Colleges

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29 Art Supplement / SlideRoom: Forms Find your major, click on the link, and create your SlideRoom account. (Penelope Panther is applying to transfer into Film Production for Fall 2014) Art Supplement / SlideRoom: Forms Find your major, click on the link, and create your SlideRoom account. (Penelope Panther is applying to transfer into Film Production for Fall 2014) Even though there is now a green check by Film Production Supplement … Penelope is NOT done … she still has to upload her video from the Media tab. Continue to the next screen for further instructions regarding video essay.

30 Art Supplement/SlideRoom: Media (Penelope Panther is applying to transfer into Film Production for Fall 2014) Art Supplement/SlideRoom: Media (Penelope Panther is applying to transfer into Film Production for Fall 2014)

31 Media Upload (Penelope Panther is applying to transfer into Film Production for Fall 2014) Having trouble? Contact SlideRoom support: Monday – Saturday, 9am – 9pm Central Time Media Upload (Penelope Panther is applying to transfer into Film Production for Fall 2014) Having trouble? Contact SlideRoom support: Monday – Saturday, 9am – 9pm Central Time Add a title to your media Add a title to your media …

32 Art Supplement … (not ready to submit) (Penelope Panther is applying to transfer into Film Production for Fall 2014) The Common Application itself must be submitted before you will be able to submit your Art Supplement via SlideRoom (There are a few exception) Art Supplement … (not ready to submit) (Penelope Panther is applying to transfer into Film Production for Fall 2014) The Common Application itself must be submitted before you will be able to submit your Art Supplement via SlideRoom (There are a few exception)

33 Review & Submit: go to Dashboard When everything is ‘Ready’ click ‘Submit’ You may print the PDF for your records, but do not send it to Chapman University in the mail. Final Review: This is the last chance to make changes to your application. Be sure that everything looks right, and that nothing has been truncated.

34 Application Submission: Payment Three steps: 1 Final Review (of PDF) - 2 Payment - 3 Signature Application Submission: Payment Three steps: 1 Final Review (of PDF) - 2 Payment - 3 Signature The Common App Fee Waiver question can be found on the last tab of The Common App (see slide 18) Depending on how this section was completed, you would received one of these messages. or

35 Application Submission: Signature

36 Application Submitted … But there is more to do! Application Submitted … But there is more to do!

37 Submission – Writing Supplement After you click Start Submission, another PDF will be generated for your review. Be sure that everything is as it should be, put a check in the box, and then click Continue. You will then be taken to the Signature page

38 Writing Supplement Submission Read statements and then fill in the check boxes, sign (type in your name), and finally Submit the Writing Supplement.

39 Writing Supplement Submission Click on the Dashboard & My Colleges tabs to verify that you have earned all the green checks marks shown on this slide.

40 Talent Majors: Return to SlideRoom SlideRoom will verify that your Application has been submitted. Review and check for errors … then Review and check for errors … thenpayandsubmit.

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42 Non-Talent Majors Majors that do not require an Art Supplement are now finished with The Common Application online.

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