Each year, Sara has a select number of spots available to counsel students and parents privately, either virtually or in person.

Initial Consultation

  • An evaluation of the high school transcript and all test scores in advance of session
  • Two-hour personal session
  • Detailed report following session summarizing recommendations for curriculum, standardized tests, and initial college list. Also includes advice on maximizing extracurricular involvement, when to apply, possible essay topics, and who to ask for letters of recommendation
  • Pricing available upon request

Additional Services by the Hour (requires initial consultation)

  • Essay Brainstorming, Development, Editing (for general and/or supplemental essays)
  • Application Review – to ensure all pieces (including supplements) are perfected before submission
  • Interview Preparation – for students getting ready for college and scholarship interviews
  • Deferral and Waitlist Expert Guidance – learn what to do and how to improve chances of admission if you got deferred or waitlisted
  • Pricing available upon request

Application Review (High School Seniors)

  • Review of application materials (transcript, test scores, application, essay, and one supplement)
  • Clear recommendations and areas to develop on or improve before submission
  • (Additional materials/supplements are charged hourly fee after the application review)
  • Pricing available upon request

Deferral Package

  • Guidance on when and how to communicate with the college that deferred the student
  • Recommendations on the remaining colleges on the student's list
  • Recommendations for additional colleges to consider (as appropriate)
  • Essay guidance for the main college essay and future essays
  • Suggested edits to the application (i.e. activities list, honors, major, etc.)
  • Direction and edits for deferral letters
  • Pricing available upon request

Waitlist Package

  • Thorough review of application sent to the college which waitlisted the student
  • One hour session to determine a plan of action for waitlist follow up and to answer the family's questions
  • Guidance in crafting the follow up letter to the college and as many edits as necessary
  • (Additional waitlist pursuits at other colleges are charged the hourly rate after the initial waitlist letter is complete)
  • Pricing available upon request

Pre-High School Advising

  • Roadmap – learn what colleges evaluate starting in 9th grade and how to best prepare for high school
  • High School Selection – designed for families looking for guidance on applying/choosing the right high school
  • Pricing available upon request


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