El Camino Real Charter High School
Private/Out-of State Schools
Private/Out-of State Schools


Different Admission Option: There are different admission options. Which one is best for you?

Recommendation Packet ( Class of 2016)- The “brag sheet” must be filled out by the students for a school report.

Common Application Screen Shot 2014

Tips for the Common Application Application deadlines vary for private/independent and out-of-state schools, so please check their website.

Essay Prompt for the Common Application

Common Application

The Common Application is a uniform college application that has over 500 members (colleges and universities) whereby a student can apply to colleges.

Common Application Members


The list of colleges or universities that are members of the Common Application.  If the college you want to apply to is on this list, you will apply through the Common Application

Common Application Requirements and Deadlines: 

A PDF file of the colleges and their requirements and deadlines. 

AICCU: Association of Independent California Colleges and Universities

Members of AICCU

List of private/independent colleges in California.

WUE: Western Undergraduate Exchange

Residents of the WICHE states may be eligible to get reduced tuition rates at participating institutions outside of their home state. To get the most recent and up-to-date information about WUE admissions, you must contact the colleges you are interested in and talk to someone in charge of the WUE admissions.  You may need to file a different application.

WUE Handout

Participating WUE institutions

Co-Op Colleges

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