Our College Admissions service includes:
Initial Comprehensive Evaluation
Through extensive interviews we will assess your admissions profile from an academic, professional and personal perspective. This process allows us to gain a deep understanding of who you are and what you would like to achieve.
School Research and School Selection
This is the fun part! While selecting which schools you would like to apply to is exciting, it can also be a confusing process. How do you chose which school is right for you? Our School Selection Service provides analytical tools for a thorough decision-making process. It includes:
- Investigation of programs that fit your unique interests and aspirations, taking into account reputation, strengths in the your chosen course of study as well as career and life goals.
- Itemized Excel sheet listing schools with rankings, links to the admissions department, application requirements, application, appropriate departments, relevant faculty and comments on overall fit.
- School research sheet featuring clear school descriptions as well as links to blogs and reviews specific to each school.
Step-by-Step, Closely Guided Assistance with Admissions Essays
Crafting a compelling personal statement is an essential element of the application process. It is here you are given the opportunity to express your individuality, showcasing what sets you apart from other candidates. You will partner with a Blue Stars mentor to create and refine your personal statement, sculpting it into a masterpiece that will grab the attention of admissions officers. We provide offline editing in addition to face-to-face collaboration.
Regularly Scheduled Face-to-Face Meetings
Communication is key! Whether our meetings take place in person, via Skype, Google Chat and Drive, or another online tool, our face-to-face meetings are instrumental to achieving success. We discuss everything from strategy to essay writing to school selection to application checks, ensuring you are on the right track every step of the way.
Contacting Individual Universities and Colleges
We work on your behalf, contacting schools to take care of the technical aspects of the application process.
Suggestions for Supplemental Reading or Research
Blue stars will provide resources customized to your specific interests and aspirations. You will receive links to articles, books, websites, videos, audio and online classes that will inspire you to deepen your core interests and develop valuable material and insights for your admissions essays.