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Common Black College Application


Applying to college will be a little easier this year for all Minnesota students!

In an effort to help all student in Minnesota broaden their postsecondary options we have partnered with EDU, Inc. to allow our students to use the Common Black Application for FREE!

The Common Black College Application allows students to apply to any number of 50 Historically Black Colleges and Universities with just one application.

How do I use the application?

Using the application is fairly simple.

The directions are outlined below:

  • Go to
  • Click on the "Apply Now" link
  • Register as a student and complete the application
  • Enter "mohe2020" in the Promo Code field
  • Submit the application
  • Check your email for instructions on how to submit transcripts and test scores

Can any Minnesota resident use the application?

Yes, the code "mohe2020" can be used by any student in the state of Minnesota.