Ramchat: Should I use the CSU or Common application?

All freshman/first-year applicants to Colorado State have two application options: the CSU Application and the Common Application.

Will Sledge, former Admissions staff member, explains that you really can’t go wrong using either one, but there are unique benefits to each that may suit your needs best.

Learn more about our freshman/first-year application — check out our application guide.

Still have questions? Reach out to an admissions counselor.

Jill Baylis

Jill was a staff member in the Office of Admissions until 2019 when she moved to Denver. As a first-generation college student, she focused on simplifying the college admissions process and helping future Rams find community on campus.