Yes, applying online is quick, convenient, and secure. Applicants apply through the Common Application. A $70 non-refundable application fee is required. Accepted forms of payment include a U.S. credit card, an e-check from a U.S.-based checking account, or a fee waiver, if eligible. Payment (or a fee waiver) and the application are submitted simultaneously.
For step-by-step instructions and details on how to apply, please visit: How To Apply. To become more familiar with the Common Application, feel free to visit the Applicant Help Center. To view the Common Application's recently resolved issues, please visit the Known Issues and Progress Updates page.
Although the Common Application is not available in paper form or as a downloadable document for mailing, applicants have the option to having their school or college submit their supporting documents (e.g., official transcripts, letter of recommendation) electronically or by mail/