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Naviance/Common Application Matching Process


The Common Application is now open for the 2015-2016 school year. All students using the Common Application must create a Common App account and follow the directions below.

Naviance/Common App Matching Process

  • All Connetquot High School students using the Common Application, MUST complete the Common Application Matching process to link the Common Application to Naviance Family Connection
  • Click on the link below for a detailed video that details the 5 step process to match you Common Application account to Naviance Family Connection.

VIDEO - Common Application Matching Process

5 Step Process to match you Common App Account to Naviance

Step 1: Open your web browser (Explore, Chrome) and go to

Step 2: Create Common App account. If you have already registered for The Common App login and enter your email address and password.

  • New Common App account users should complete all the required fields
  • You must use the same student email address that you use for Naviance.

Step 3: You must complete the following tasks before you can match your account in Naviance Family Connection.

  • Task 1 – complete current of most recent school section located under the Common App tab.
    • Make sure you choose Connetquot High School for school currently attending.
  • Task 2 – Click on College Search Tab and add at least one college to your MyColleges List. You can search for colleges and universities by filling in the name of the school and click the search button.
  • Task 3 – Read and sign the FERPA Release Authorization

Step 4: Now that you have completed the initial steps on Common App you must login to Naviance to Match you Common App Account and begin managing you college applications.

  • Task 1 – Click on Colleges tab and then click on the link for college I’m applying to
  • Task 2 – Enter the email address that you used to set up you Common App account.   It must be the same for both Common App and Naviance.
  • Make sure the last name on your Naviance profile matches the last name used to create your Common App account
  • Make sure your date of birth on your Naviance profile matches you date of birth on your Common App account
  • You are now ready to click – MATCH
  • Step 5: Review College Application List. Click on colleges and then click on the link colleges I’m applying to The matching process is now complete.