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See Your College Admissions Counselor’s Tips for Your Freshman Year

It can be difficult for some students to move away from loved ones at the start of college. There are many ways to prepare for this new college life, including college tutoring, for the students worried about this transition. Following are some tips that can help new university students take Read More…

4 Tips from Your College Admissions Consultant on Planning Your High School Coursework

Our college application consultants right here in San Diego know that colleges consider the courses that students take in high school and the grades they receive are the two most important factors in college admissions. When choosing courses with an eye toward college enrollment, the subject matter should be relevant Read More…

What Makes an Effective Private College Counselor or Essay Writing Tutor?

“Where are you going to college?” If you are in high school, you know it’s not easy to answer that question. But why is that? Well, first of all, many students feel that the choice where to attend college is not their own, much less getting accepted. Students feel obligated Read More…

Your Private College Counselor’s Guide to Early Action and Early Decision College Applications

Early action and early decision applications show college admissions committees that a student is ready to commit to a path forward. Your own private college counselor here in San Diego can help you prepare for these important applications and write with confidence. Some early action and early decision deadlines are Read More…

Read Your Essay Writing Tutor’s Tips for the Common Application in 2021-2022

The latest revisions to the Common Application have two overarching goals. The first is inclusivity. Common App wants to make it clear that they understand and appreciate that, like your private college counselor, every student has a unique path that leads them to higher education attainment. The other revision goal Read More…

Plan Your Application This Summer With Your Private College Counselor

It’s the summer before your senior year. It sounds like a great time to take it easy, but working with your private college counselor on a few simple tasks can greatly improve your college readiness before school resumes in the fall. Finalize your college list and create a calendar Hopefully Read More…

More colleges are requiring COVID vaccinations for fall 2021

Students, faculty and administrators alike want the college experience to return to normal as soon as possible. After a year of the pandemic and the quarantine blues, the development and distribution of vaccines has been our best hope for a brighter future.  Numerous top colleges and universities have announced that Read More…

Let Our Private College Consultants Help With Your AP Tests

The pandemic upended the way teachers prepare students and the ways exams are given. Your private college consultant can show you new options for flexibility and enhanced preparation in 2021. Here are the changes at a glance: Due to COVID precautions, students have the option of taking tests in school Read More…

7 Reasons Why You Need a Private College Counselor

Your child is a freshman in high school. It’s really never too early to begin thinking about college prep consulting, especially once a student is already in high school. Your private college counselor can help right from the start and develop a strategy to get your child into their dream Read More…

How Changes to the SAT Affect College-Bound Consulting

College Board, the maker and administrator of the SAT exam, announced in January that they will no longer offer SAT subject tests or the test version with an essay. With our college bound consulting in San Diego, your personal college counselor can discuss scenarios that might impact you if you’ve Read More…

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