Dec 21, 2009

ConnectEDU's SuperAPP™ Surpasses Century Mark...Already

Overwhelming Market Response to Industry’s First Application Processing Solution as Over 130 Colleges Sign on to SuperAPP in First 60 Days

(Boston, MA) December 21, 2009 – ConnectEDU, ( the Web-based leader in empowering students to manage their education and launch their career, today is pleased to announce that over 130 SuperAPP™ college partners have signed on with ConnectEDU to receive all of their application data electronically through SuperAPP™- the industry’s first application processing solution.

With the launch of SuperAPP™ just sixty days ago, students now utilize the application clearinghouse to apply to 1,400 colleges and will now send the entire application package electronically to over 130 SuperAPP college partners. Response to SuperAPP has continued to grow at a rapid pace with over 100 colleges alone coming on board in just the last ten days.

“The traction that we have seen with SuperAPP™ in just the last two weeks alone is unprecedented in the application processing industry,” said Craig Powell, President and CEO, ConnectEDU. “Colleges across the country, from large application volume public universities to smaller private schools, are taking notice of SuperAPP and the exciting benefits that are provided to an admissions office and prospective students through this comprehensive processing tool. As colleges continue to search for cost saving measures, while simultaneously improving their application process, they are realizing that SuperAPP achieves both goals and with no unnecessary membership charges.”

SuperAPP™ is a comprehensive electronic application processing solution that facilitates the entire application process, including official transcripts, letters of recommendation, college essays, high school profile and the application from a single, secure location. An application processing solution, as opposed to an application format, SuperAPP™ uses and supports all of the most popular application formats including: The Common Application®, Universal College Application™, and unique applications for over 1,400 colleges nationwide. SuperAPP™ streamlines the application process for college admission officers by delivering a full electronic student application to the colleges in a single integrated data feed and in the preferred format.

For more information on ConnectEDU or SuperAPP, please visit or call 617-532-3000.

SuperAPP- The Numbers

  • 1,400 college applications in SuperAPP

  • 136 colleges electronically connected to SuperAPP

  • 100 colleges signed on with SuperAPP in last ten days

  • 60 days since SuperAPP was launched

  • $0 cost for a student to use SuperAPP

About ConnectEDU, Inc.
ConnectEDU is devoted to helping students find and enroll in the right college, get a degree, and launch their career. Created, developed and run by people who have worked in every area of college counseling, admissions, and career development, ConnectEDU uses information technology to connect real students and real data with real colleges, and real career opportunities. We make the college admissions process simpler, more efficient, more reliable and more effective. ConnectEDU’s approach gives every student, from every neighborhood across the country, the best opportunity to achieve their dream of a college education and promising career.

SuperAPP is a trademark of ConnectEDU, Inc. The Common Application® is a registered service mark of The Common Application, Inc. Universal College Application is a service mark of ApplicationsOnline LLC.