In her private college consultancy, Julie covers all areas of the college admissions process. Her assistance includes:
Teaching students and parents the basics, the background and the behind the scenes of college admissions.
Exploring with students what they are looking for in a college environment and helping them to shape a college list to match their criteria.
Covering the nuts and bolts of essay writing, from choosing a topic, to composing a strong self-representative writing sample to formatting and presentation.
Introducing students to the interview process and supplying mock interviews for practice.
Designing a “brag sheet” or “activity sheet” with the students, teaching them what the colleges are looking for and how to best display their extracurricular accomplishments.
Taking students through the online application process, teaching them ways to put together a polished product efficiently and effectively.
When applicable, assisting students with financial aid forms and scholarship applications for each of his/her selected schools.
Serving as an expert consultant to parents and students, addressing any questions or concerns throughout the process.