About Us

The Uncommon Applicant is a virtual online college fair that supports non-traditional students through their college application process. Some of our non-traditional students include:

Homeschoolers and Unschoolers
High school students who have been homeschooled or unschooled, either full-time of part-time.

Democratic/Independent School Students
High school students graduating from a school that does not offer traditional high school transcripts.

Gap Year Students
Those who are applying to college after taking time off to work, travel, or pursue other interests.

Uncommon Applicant is a virtual online college fair

Contact Info

The Uncommon Applicant

Portland, Oregon


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