The Covid 19 Questions
The CommonApp has added a new, optional question to provide students with a space to describe the impact of Covid 19 on their lives.
collective statement from 315 colleges
suggests that colleges want students to focus on self care and helping others. This can help shed some light on how to address this question. We will be attending an IECA conference in July and hope to gain better insight on how to approach this question. Stay tuned.
Community disruptions such as COVID-19 and natural disasters can have deep and long-lasting impacts. If you need it, this space is yours to describe those impacts. Colleges care about the effects on your health and well-being, safety, family circumstances, future plans, and education, including access to reliable technology and quiet study spaces.
Do you wish to share anything on this topic? Y/N
Please use this space to describe how these events have impacted you.
The question will be optional and will appear in the Additional Information section of the application.The response length will be limited to 250 words.