Common Application Essay Secrets

Common Application Essay Secrets

The Common App essay is one of the most important essays your child will ever write.   Why? Because the college application essay has a huge role in determining whether or not your child will be admitted to college. In fact, some admissions officers tell me that at...
Back-to-School Check List for Rising Seniors

Back-to-School Check List for Rising Seniors

Senior year of high school is perhaps the most stressful time of a student’s life.  College-bound seniors know that there’s a lot that needs to be done—keeping up grades, retaking standardized tests, writing college application essays and supplemental essays—and not...
How to Get into the Ivy League

How to Get into the Ivy League

This year, six Ivy League colleges and universities including University of Pennsylvania,  Columbia University, Yale University, Brown University, Harvard, and Dartmouth  established record numbers of applicants (over 43,000 in Harvard’s case) and as a result all...