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Every Step of the College Admissions Journey

We guide students and families through every step needed for success, starting as early as Grade 8 and as far along as Grade 12.

In addition to the SAT and College Essays, we provide coaching in other areas that are critical to success, such as Academic Tutoring, Extracurricular Activities, and College Admissions Strategy.

The following is a detailed list of important items that we help students with:


  • SAT

  • ACT

  • SAT Subject Tests

  • Advanced Placement (AP) exams

  • International Baccalaureate (IB) written and oral exams

College Essays & Applications

  • Main College Essay

  • Supplemental College Essays

  • Activity List (Resume)

  • Preparing for College Interviews

  • Letters of Recommendation that Stand Out


  • Academic Tutoring in all subjects

  • Essays, Research Papers, and Writing improvement

  • Academic strategy, planning, and guidance, including course selection, high school selection, and managing improvement in a student's academic performance

  • Admission into competitive private and public high schools

  • Study Skills and Time Management

Extracurricular Activities

  • Extracurricular strategy, planning, and guidance, including helping students to explore and ultimately  select their primary, secondary, summer, and other extracurricular activities

  • Coaching to maximize the value that a student gets from their main extracurricular activities, whether internships, service projects, activities involving artistic or athletic performance, or summer programs

  • Specialized coaching for student-created extracurricular activities, such as small businesses, service projects, and the arts (writers, musicians, etc.)

  • Specialized coaching in Speech & Debate, Model United Nations, and other public speaking activities

  • Securing internships (every step, including identifying the best internship opportunities, leveraging social networks, and executing strong resumes, cover letters, and interviewing)

Other College Admissions

  • Developing a Personalized College Admissions Strategy

  • Crafting a Personalized List of Colleges to Apply to

  • Coaching for students to get accepted off of a college's "wait list"

  • "Gap Year" strategy and planning

  • Customized coaching for nontraditional high school students such as artists and athletes