"You provided me with the most useful advice I've received in this entire whirlwind process of college admissions. You helped me harness all these intangible ideas in my head and put them on paper."

-Elsa, Student

What's in this guide?

  • The Two Best Brainstorming Exercises I've Ever Used
  • How to Choose a Topic
  • How to Structure your Essay
  • 4 Sample Essays I LOVED (With Analysis)
  • 4 Features I Think Every College Essay Should Demonstrate
  • The Ultimate Guide to Completing Your Common App Activities list
  • A Brief Guide to Filling out the Additional Info Section
  • A Guide to Writing an Awesome Resume
  • My Guide to Nailing the College Interview
  • Updates on my monthly webinars where I give feedback on student essays
  • Tons more


"What a gift you are to students and counselors! "

-Jann, Counselor