EIN 91-2170737

The Common Application

IRS 501(c) type
501(c)(3)
Num. employees
108
Year formed
2000
Most recent tax filings
2020-06
Description
The Common Application is a not-for-profit membership organization that, since its founding over 35 years ago, has been committed to providing reliable services that promote equity, access, and integrity in the college application process.

Program areas at The Common Application

Introduce students to a broader range of institutions, provide immediate access to Application forms, and to provide an educational tool that may be used in preparing students for The college selection process.

Form 990s for The Common Application

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2020-062021-04-05990View PDF
2019-062021-02-17990View PDF
2019-062020-01-28990View PDF
2018-062021-02-17990View PDF
2018-062019-11-07990View PDF
...and 8 more Form 990s

Who funds The Common Application

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
GrantmakerDescriptionAmount
College BoardCollege Guidance$50,000

Grants made by The Common Application

GranteeGrant descriptionAmount
National College Advising CorpsCollege Advising Support and Data Tracking$112,400
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Financials for The Common Application

RevenuesFYE 06/2020
Total grants, contributions, etc.$3,011,831
Program services$33,882,641
Investment income and dividends$176,076
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$0
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$7,531
Total revenues$37,078,079

Personnel at The Common Application

NameTitleCompensation
Jennifer RickardPresident and Chief Executive Officer$459,913
Marc SaittaTreasurer and Chief Operating Officer / Treasurer and Cfoo$355,176
Brandon JacksonVice President of Product and Technology / Chief Product and Technology Officer$277,977
 Subscribe to viewSenior Dir and Board Secretary / Chief of Staff and Board Liaison$195,716
 Subscribe to viewVice President of Services and Support Experience / Chief Relationship Officer$230,578
...and 20 more key personnel

Organizations like The Common Application

OrganizationLocationRevenue
California State University Fresno AssociationFresno, CA$30,625,021
Associated Students California State University NorthridgeNorthridge, CA$10,210,061
Associated Students Inc California Polytechnic State Univ San Luis ObispoSan Luis Obispo, CA$19,175,634
University of Georgia Athletic AssnAthens, GA$172,022,778
STAR EducationCulver City, CA$29,692,577
Faculty-Student Association of State University College at Fredonia NyFredonia, NY$13,405,478
Associated Students California State University Long BeachLong Beach, CA$16,753,234
Auxiliary Services State University College at OswegoOswego, NY$27,498,654
Associated Students California State University FullertonFullerton, CA$17,366,536
Forty-Niner Shops (FNS)Long Beach, CA$17,572,318
Associated Students of SDSU San Diego State UniversitySan Diego, CA$29,640,681
Brockport AUXILIARY Service Corporation (BASC)Brockport, NY$12,010,224
Auxiliary Campus Enterprises and Services State University College at AlfredAlfred, NY$14,140,476
Associated Students of San Francisco State UniversitySan Francisco, CA$9,501,645
Associated Students California State Polytechnic Univ PomonaPomona, CA$17,641,696
Student Union of San Jose State UniversitySan Jose, CA$15,217,241
Potsdam Auxiliary & College Educational ServicesPotsdam, NY$10,042,460
Associated Students of California State University ChicoChico, CA$19,473,772
The University Corporation San Francisco StateSan Francisco, CA$18,161,807
Guadalupe CenterImmokalee, FL$17,637,126
Associated Students at Sacramento State (ASI)Sacramento, CA$10,665,046
Aztec ShopsSan Diego, CA$49,053,989
Sonoma State EnterprisesRohnert Park, CA$12,158,601
University Student Union at California State UniversityNorthridge, CA$17,291,674
Auxiliary Services Corporation of Suny Cortland (ASC)Cortland, NY$15,088,372
Nonprofit Types
Issues
Characteristics
Key performance indicators
Total revenues
$37,078,079
2020
Yearly growth
28.3%
% of revenues
n/a
Total expenses
$31,862,050
2020
Yearly growth
14.6%
% of expenses
n/a
Total assets
$30,953,197
2020
Yearly growth
19.3%
% of assets
n/a
Num. employees
108
2020
Yearly growth
4.9%
% of total
n/a
General information
Address
3003 Washington Blvd Suite 1000
Arlington, VA 22201
Metro area
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV
Website URL
commonapp.org/ 
Facebook page
commonapp 
Twitter profile
@commonapp 
IRS details
EIN
91-2170737
Fiscal year end
June
Taxreturn type
Form 990
Year formed
2000
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
Yes
Categorization
NTEE code, primary
B80: Student Services and Organizations of Students
NAICS code, primary
813410: Civic and Social Organizations
Parent/child status
Independent