Why work with a college advisor?
Funding in public schools for college counselors has been reduced, leaving students with diminished access to this valuable resource. I work with you to supplement your high school counselor and to optimize your support.
As a professional college advisor I have the knowledge and expertise to assist students and families in the complex and time-consuming college application process. I work on-on-one with students in an efficient and calm environment, supporting students and helping reduce stress in the parent/teenager dynamic. The goal is to help you find your “best fit” college.
High School Course Planning: Proper planning can help keep your options open.
Transcript Review: I'll make sure you have completed all coursework needed for specific colleges.
Test Review and Scheduling: The testing landscape has change significantly in the last few years. I'll guide you on whether you need to test, which tests to take, how to prepare, and when to test.
Career and College Major Exploration: I'll help you discover your strengths and interests. I use an online career assessment tool to help students identify their aptitudes as well as their interests to start identifying majors and possible career paths.
Extra-curricular Activity Review: We'll making sure you are prepared to present as well-rounded candidate.
College Research & List Development: I'll help you create a balanced list of colleges that will be the best fit.
Application Support & Organization: I'll give you the tools to stay organized as you manage your applications and accounts.
Essay Consultation: I'll provide you with guidance so that your voice comes through in your writing.
Time Management: I'll help you craft a plan to get your applications in on time and still have a life!
Campus Tours & Interview Guidance: I'll help you prepare for tours and interviews so you can ask the right questions and be yourself.
Financial Aid Support: I'll help you find colleges where you can best maximize your financial aid opportunities.
Final Enrollment Decision: I'll help you weigh the pros and cons as you make your final decision.
Please give me a call to discuss how Coyle College Advising can help you understand all your options.
Call Beth at (925) 408-5318 or drop me an e-mail below:
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