We are eternally grateful to you for the wonderful support and guidance you gave our girls, and we recommend you to all our friends with college-bound children. You have been an important influence on our girls – many, many thanks for all you’ve done!


Services We Provide

We work with you to:

  • Develop a personal story that helps you stand out among applicants by assessing your unique qualities and experiences, your academic strengths and your extracurricular interests.

  • Plan and select high school courses to support your goals.

  • Recommend a testing plan for the ACT or SAT that will maximize your strengths.

  • Determine how extracurricular activities and community service can enhance your college application and demonstrate character; explore ways to expand your involvement and pursue leadership opportunities.

  • Identify colleges suited to your strengths and objectives and develop an individualized application strategy. We’ll also provide advice on financial aid and scholarships.

  • Provide guidance on all parts of your application, including essays, resumes and supporting materials, and advise you on obtaining strong letters of recommendation.

  • Provide college planning and direction for younger students.

  • Ensure your student is the best possible college applicant by focusing on the top ten list of what colleges are looking for.

  • To help you with this process, we provide access to:
  • Our college planning software, Custom College Planner. We train you on the many tools and services this software provides to help with college research, selection and planning.

  • Comprehensive assessments. We provide assessments to explore your personality, strengths and study skills, which helps us to develop a list of right-fit colleges and gives you direction in terms of potential majors and careers.

  • ACT Test Prep for grades 9–12. Provided online through our Naviance Student account at no cost to our students, this covers all the concepts and skills tested on the ACT.

  • ACT and SAT practice tests, scored and returned to you.

  • One-on-one college essay guidance, including an essay writing workshop, help with brainstorming topics, and up to 10 hours of professional editing.

  • Our Sunday Jam Sessions, held weekly (Aug-Oct), where you can meet with staff for one-on-one help with college research, applications, essays, or any other questions.

  • Access to our College Expert Video Library, which includes topics on essay writing, admissions interviews and searching for scholarships.

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We loved your service. It kept us organized and on track. I must say it helped take the stress out of the whole process. We will recommend your services to everyone we know!


We very much valued the process [my first son] went through and have had a hard time finding similar resources in CA. We would be thrilled if you would consider working with [my second son] long distance.

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