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<b><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><span style=""><span style="font-family: Calibri,sans-serif;"><span style="font-size: 14.0pt;"><span style="font-family: Roboto;"><span style="color: #333333;">What is a practice account? </span></span></span></span></span></span></b><br><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><span style=""><span style="font-family: Calibri,sans-serif;"><span style="font-family: Roboto;"><span style="color: black;">A practice account can help you better understand the student experience. You can explore all aspects of the application, up until the point of submission. </span></span></span></span></span><br><br><b><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><span style=""><span style="font-family: Calibri,sans-serif;"><span style="font-size: 14.0pt;"><span style="font-family: Roboto;"><span style="color: #333333;">Who should use a practice account? </span></span></span></span></span></span></b><br><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><span style=""><span style="font-family: Calibri,sans-serif;"><span style="font-family: Roboto;"><span style="color: black;">Anyone who wants to get to know Common App and what the application process is like.</span></span></span></span></span><br><br><b><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><span style=""><span style="font-family: Calibri,sans-serif;"><span style="font-size: 14.0pt;"><span style="font-family: Roboto;"><span style="color: #333333;">Is a practice account different from a student account? </span></span></span></span></span></span></b><br><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><span style=""><span style="font-family: Calibri,sans-serif;"><span style="font-family: Roboto;"><span style="color: black;">A practice account provides the same information as a student account. Unlike a student account, you cannot submit an application using a practice account. Practice accounts will also not be considered as prospective applicants by colleges.</span></span></span></span></span><br><br><span style="font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif;"><b><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><span style=""><span style="font-size: 14.0pt;"><span style="color: #333333;">Can I change my practice account to a student account?</span></span></span></span></b><br><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><span style=""><span style="color: black;">Yes. To change your account type, email us at: appsupport@commonapp.net. </span></span></span><br><br><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><span style=""><span style="color: black;">Your message should include:</span></span></span></span>
<ul><li><span style="font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif;"><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><span style="color: black;"><span style=""><span style="">your full name,</span></span></span></span></span></li><li><span style="font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif;"><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><span style="color: black;"><span style=""><span style="">date of birth, </span></span></span></span></span></li><li><span style="font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif;"><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><span style="color: black;"><span style=""><span style="">Common App ID (CAID), and</span></span></span></span></span></li><li><span style="font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif;"><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><span style="color: black;"><span style=""><span style="">that you want to change your practice account to a student account.</span></span></span></span></span></li></ul>
<br><span style="font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif;"><b><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><span style=""><span style="font-size: 14.0pt;"><span style="color: #333333;">Can I invite recommenders with my practice account?</span></span></span></span></b><br><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><span style=""><span style="color: black;">Yes, you can invite recommenders via email. If you want to invite yourself as a recommender, please use different email addresses for your practice and recommender accounts.</span></span></span></span><br> 

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