College Admissions Consulting

College admissions assistance to help you put your best foot forward.

Our experienced team of admissions consultants have served on admissions committees at Brown, Colby, Dartmouth, Harvard, Penn, Wharton, Oberlin, Michigan, NYU, Stanford, and other elite institutions. Together with our writing specialists and analysts, our experts work one-on-one with students and their families over many months to navigate the college application process from beginning to end, providing advice and guidance on everything from college selection, strategic application targeting, to personal and supplemental essays, and much more.

Through conversations with students and their families, we identify each student’s goals, preferences, accomplishments, academics, and interests, and then we match our students with colleges and programs in the U.S. that make a good fit. We’ll guide you through brainstorms, outlines, and revisions of your personal statement and supplemental essays, as well as assist you with research on specific programs and majors so that you can make a more compelling case to admissions committees. Along the way, we’ll suggest practical ways to improve your application.

Already applied but didn’t get the results you wanted? We regularly help with transfer applications, and our team also has experience helping students appeal waitlist decisions and deferrals.

Our students are regularly accepted to top schools across the country. See here for a full list of recent undergraduate admissions results.

Our College Admissions Consultants

Jovonne B.
With a multidisciplinary background that spans creative writing, urban studies & planning, social psychology and sociology, Jovonne holds two bachelor’s degrees from MIT, two master’s degrees from the University of Cambridge and Harvard University respectively, has been a visiting student at the Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales in Paris, France (2004) and completed coursework in a MFA in creative writing (nonfiction) at the New School.

Jovonne is a lover of good food, music and conversation. An avid reader and writer, with a deep commitment to social justice,...
Amy C.
Amy loves research and science and has been involved in numerous basic and clinical research projects in dermatology, medical...
Liz A.
Originally from Cincinnati, OH, Liz is proud to have called Boston home for the past 10 years. Liz is an avid classical...
Wyndy A.
Wyndy earned her EdD in Communities, Culture, and Education from the Harvard Graduate School of Education and recently became certified as a school counselor through Boston University.

Wyndy enjoys ceramics, traveling, and politics, and spends much of her "free" time with her husband, two young daughters, and...
Sheila A.
A former commodities trader on Wall Street, she enjoys teaching Math for the SAT and the GRE, because doing so calls on her quantitative abilities, honed during her undergraduate pre-medical years at Harvard.

Sheila grew up in Michigan, Virginia, and Massachusetts and has lived in New York, Los Angeles, and Bloomington, Indiana. After...
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Whether to increase your knowledge base, improve your grades or learn about something new, find out how Signet Education can help you achieve your goals.

Admissions services we provide

  • Comprehensive Application Planning, Review, and Feedback
  • Academic and Extracurricular Guidance
  • School or Program Selection
  • Personal Essay Development
  • Supplemental Material Development
  • Resume/CV Revision
  • Recommendation Advice
  • Final Application Proofreading
  • Interview Preparation
  • Waitlist Guidance and Appeals
  • Transfer or Re-applicant Guidance

Custom college admissions assistance programs

  • School Selection
  • Standard Admissions Package (Comprehensive Team support through all aspects of the Common App)
  • 5-School All-Inclusive Admissions Package (Comprehensive Team support through all aspects of the Common App and Supplemental Applications for up to 5 schools)

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Our New York office is in midtown Manhattan. We tutor in-home throughout the greater NYC area.

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We work with clients all over the world via Skype and our online tutoring platform.

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