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    College Essay Guidance

    Help With College Essays

    Do you need help with college essays? The academic service providers listed on this page are here to help! Whether you need a proofreader, an outline, a template or even a one-on-one tutor, the experts below can help you or your student write the perfect essay.  Explore the many different options below!

    How to Write a College Essay

    College essays are one of the most important parts of the admissions process — a great essay can make or break your college application. The expert service providers listed on this page have made it their goal to help students learn how to write a clear, concise and effective college essay. Click on their listings to learn more!

    Prompt College Essay Guidance
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    Prompt College Essay Guidance

    Rutherford, New Jersey

    Prompt is the #1 provider of college essay coaching and feedback. We connect students with experienced writing coaches for strategy calls and detailed essay feedback and help thousands of students gain admission to top-50 colleges every year...(more)

    Comprehensive College Counseling
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    Comprehensive College Counseling

    Tenafly, New Jersey

    Anne Weisholtz, veteran private school college guidance counselor and English teacher, works closely with students and parents to guide and support them in all aspects of the college selection and application process...(more)

    CollegeAdvisor.com
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    CollegeAdvisor.com

    CollegeAdvisor.com (CA) is turning college dreams into reality! Backed by a team of over 300 former admissions officers and college advisors from elite universities, CollegeAdvisor helps students with every step of the admissions process: essays, scholarship applications, interviews, and more. The results speak for themselves: over 90% of CollegeAdvisor clients are admitted into at least 3 of their top 8 schools...(more)

    Wow Writing Workshop
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    Wow Writing Workshop

    Royal Oak, Michigan

    Wow Writing Workshop is a nationally recognized expert on the college application essay. Wow works with students from all over the world, and is the only company offering solid, replicable college essay training to high school counselors and educational consultants...(more)

    College Admissions: Grown & Flown
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    College Admissions: Grown & Flown

    College Admissions: Grown and Flown membership is for parents who want to learn about college admissions from nationally recognized experts. Members ask their questions to experts who will give them current and reliable answers in weekly live sessions in a private Facebook Group. Topics cover all aspects of admissions and paying for college. ..(more)

    LifeLaunchr:  Write a Winning CommonApp or Coalition Application Essay
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    LifeLaunchr: Write a Winning CommonApp or Coalition Application Essay

    Hundreds of colleges nationwide use the CommonApp or Coalition Application essays as an essential part of their application review process. The essay is a response to one of several prompts. This course helps you brainstorm, draft, and revise your CommonApp or Coalition Application essay quickly and effectively. For students, it is the primary way to provide context to your application: to explain the person applying as distinct from the resume or the transcript...(more)

    College Essay Advisors
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    College Essay Advisors

    New York, New York

    Our Uncommon Essay Approach is a step-by-step process that teaches students to brainstorm, freewrite, sculpt and polish their final drafts to a high shine. We know it works because we have been using it for over a decade...(more)

    CollegeWebLD, LLC
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    CollegeWebLD, LLC

    Olney, Maryland

    CollegeWebLD is a one-stop online college planning tool for students who learn differently. Search for colleges that will provide the right type of learning support for your child...(more)

    College Essay Mentor
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    College Essay Mentor

    Boulder, Colorado

    I am a published author, book editor, and print journalist with an Ivy League degree. I put my passion for storytelling to use by providing one-on-one guidance to students working on college admissions essays. With my help, your essay and your application will stand out from the crowd...(more)

    College Prep, Inc.
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    College Prep, Inc.

    Chantilly, Virginia

    College Prep, Inc. was founded in 1991 as an educational consulting and resource center for college-bound students and their parents in the Fairfax Northern Virginia...(more)

    Make Me a Freshman
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    Make Me a Freshman

    Windsor, California

    With Make Me a Freshman, simply enter your colleges to see your specific requirements for applying--all for FREE. Get a comprehensive, personalized checklist that breaks down the college application and financial aid process, with tips and reminders along the way! Plus, counselors can track their students' progress...(more)

    IvyMaven LLC
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    IvyMaven LLC

    Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

    Independent advising for high school students and their families that is: holistic, creative, empowering, strategic. Today's selective college admissions process is surprisingly complex. Working one-on-one with a wise professional can make all the difference. I offer listening, commitment, and expertise to help make the process a positive experience with a successful outcome. ..(more)

    Coleman College Counseling
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    Coleman College Counseling

    Huntington Beach, California

    Coleman College Counseling assists students and families with all aspects of college, transfer and graduate school admissions. ..(more)

    North Shore College Consulting – The Admissions Key VIP
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    North Shore College Consulting – The Admissions Key VIP

    Highland Park, Illinois

    The Admissions Key VIP is a subscription program designed to guide you through the college preparation, search and application process. With bi-monthly video calls and access to North Shore College Consulting’s comprehensive resources, you will be provided with all of the information you need to help your child sail through this process. Members are also given access to a private Facebook group with direct access to ask our counselors anything that may be on your mind...(more)

    AdmitSee
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    AdmitSee

    Multiple Locations

    The largest searchable database of crowdsourced college application files uploaded by college students themselves into LinkedIn-style profiles. We recommend profiles of accepted students similar to you based on your background and academic goals. Discover best-fit colleges and improve your chances...(more)

    Next Chapter College Consulting, LLC
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    Next Chapter College Consulting, LLC

    New Canaan, Connecticut

    Cathy Zales of Next Chapter College Consulting is an experienced educational consultant who provides personalized guidance to students seeking admission to college...(more)

    Delehoy College Counseling
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    Delehoy College Counseling

    Portland, Oregon

    At Delehoy College Counseling, we understand that a successful college exploration, selection and admissions process must take into account your students academic, social, and financial needs. We know exactly what it takes to find the right fit for your student...(more)

    The College Lady
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    The College Lady

    Washington, District of Columbia

    The College Lady (Wendie Lubic) brings a wealth of experience to her educational consulting. Wendie's emphasis is on reducing the stress and anxiety that has become a part of the college application process...(more)