college students
  • Counseling  each student to help him or her explore their individual strengths, passions and unique profile.
  • Working with students to develop a plan which best showcases their academic and extracurricular  interests.
  • Helping students develop a strategy to maximize their chances  of being accepted to their top choice.
  • Researching and identifying of “best fit” colleges based on review of student records, profile and preferences.
  • Assisting with developing and editing essays.
  • Helping students develop an effective resume.
  • Advising students how to best approach teacher and counselors to obtain recommendations.
  • Making suggestions on choosing academic coursework, extracurricular activities, and summer opportunities.
  • Offering information on how to get the most out of college visits.
  • Discussing ways students can best demonstrate their unique interests to college admission officers.
  • Advising about how to best prepare for standardized testing including the SAT I, SAT II, ACT and AP exams.
  • Helping with preparing and proofing all application materials and meeting deadlines in a timely manner.
  • Discussing strategies around applying for early decision and early action.
  • Assisting with preparing for interviews including conducting mock interviews.
  • Responding to being placed on a waiting list or choosing among various admission options.
  • Offering advice about finding financial assistance and scholarship money.