Wise Ambitions College Consulting

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Services

Choose from all inclusive value-based packages

or flexible hourly rates. 


COMPREHENSIVE PACKAGE

HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS

FROM RISING  JUNIOR THROUGH SENIOR YEAR

  • Assess and discuss student’s academic, extracurricular and personal strengths and their personality, interests, and goals. 
  • Make suggestions on course selection, including AP and IBC, UC a-g courses, teacher recommendations, extracurricular activity choices, community service and summer programs.  
  • Create a resume in collaboration with the student. 
  • Consult with student and parents regarding best-fit colleges, college rankings, and financial aid  
  • Advise on SAT and ACT preparation and scheduling.
  • Create a best-fit colleges list in collaboration with the student.
  • Offer advice and guidance with college applications and deadlines, early action and early decision. 
  • Focus on the best approaches to writing the Common Application essay, UC Personal Insight essays  and writing supplements (includes all services as detailed in "Essay Only Package") 
  • Assist in preparation for admissions interviews.
  • Answer questions regarding FAFSA and CSS Profile financial aid. 
  • Review  college admissions letters to compare financial aid offers and help with the final decision-making process of which college to attend.  Advice on waitlist acceptance


SENIOR RUSH PACKAGE

FOR RISING SENIORS

  • Assess and discuss student’s academic, extracurricular and personal strengths and their personality, interests, and goals. 
  • Create a resume in collaboration with the student.
  • Consult with student and parents regarding best-fit colleges, college rankings, and financial aid  
  • Guidance with college applications and deadlines 
  •  Focus on the best approaches to writing the Common Application essay, UC Personal Insight essays  and writing supplements (includes all services as detailed in "Essay Only Package") 
  • Answer questions regarding FAFSA and CSS Profile financial aid
  • Review of college admissions letters to compare financial aid offers and help with the final decision-making process of which college to attend.  Advice on waitlist acceptance


ESSAY* ONLY PACKAGE

  • Assist the student in choosing and exploring several possible essay topics 
  • Engage in a  variety of exercises to clarify values and theme
  • Read student's essay drafts and suggest revisions  
  • Review supplemental essays and offer suggestions 
  • Proofread all final drafts

* Includes four UC Personal Insight Statements and/or the Common Application Essay from start to finish and review of a limited number of short answer questions and writing supplements. 


GENERAL EDUCATIONAL CONSULTING

For students at any stage in the college process. Hourly rate billed in 4-hour increments.  Great for SAT/ACT preparation, tutoring, advice on course selection, exploring possible majors, explaining the college admissions process, assisting with transferring from community college, etc.