KGO news radio spoke with Saint Mary's Senior Associate Director of Admissions Omar Zazueta about frustrating glitches in the "Common Application." Used by more than 500 colleges and universities, the online college application portal, referred to as the Common Application, has experienced a series of malfunctions since it was upgraded in August. It appears the gremlins in the system have slowed the application process for high school seniors and college admissions officers to a pace worthy of the dial up era. KGO's Leslie Brinkley spoke to Zazueta to hear how SMC is coping with the common app's problems. Listen to the story.
Date of Mention
Tuesday, October 15, 2013