To assist student supporters as you help students aim for college, we at the Coalition offer the following resources, including answers to frequently asked questions about the Coalition, essay prompts for the Coalition application, information about our application fee waivers, and access to valuable articles and tools for college preparation.

Frequently Asked Questions

Find out everything you want to know about the Coalition and the services we provide as well as our online toolkit, MyCoalition. Learn more

Coalition Application Essay Prompts

A major feature of MyCoalition is the Coalition application, which saves students time and stress by taking the information they’ve added to MyCoalition and turning it into their application to Coalition schools. For schools that also require students to submit a personal essay, we provide these Coalition application essay prompts. Learn more

Application Fee Waivers

The Coalition offers fee waivers that allow eligible students to apply to most member schools without paying any application fees. We offer one to students from lower-income backgrounds and one to students who are veterans and active members of the U.S. Armed Forces. Learn more

MyCoalition Counselor Articles

MyCoalition Counselor is a directory of informative articles, printables, and other valuable resources for college preparation. Located in our MyCoalition college-planning toolkit, MyCoalition Counselor provides free, expert advice on such topics as financial aid, standardized tests, and college essays—no log-in required. Learn more