12th Grade

Early Decision Packages


Each student works one-on-one with a consultant on self-assessment, college research, shaping an application, writing an essay, and developing interview skills.

Each student should expect to finish the course with a polished application, essay, list of schools, and improved interview skills.

Regular Decision Packages


Available either as an add-on to the Early Decision package or as a stand-alone.  

Hourly Consulting Services


  • crafting an application
  • essay writing
  • interview prep
  • school selection and strategy

Curriculum for 12th Graders

I. What Makes You a Great Applicant


  • Understanding Your Needs and Tailoring Our Program

  • Identifying What Makes You Compelling

  • Developing Themes

  • Creating a Work Plan

II. What Schools Are (Really) Looking For


  • Researching and Choosing the Right College (For You)

  • Getting the Inside Scoop and Developing a Strategy for Admissions

  • Unlocking the Common App

  • Learning to Research Schools Effectively

III. Articulating the Match (i.e., Why They'd be Crazy Not to Take You)


  • Crafting an "Uncommon" App

  • Writing Essays That Wow

  • Recommendations That Make a Difference

  • Making an Impression in Interviews

  • Pulling Together (and Becoming) the "Complete Package"