Services

The College Advice Guy prides itself on personalized packages for your college-bound student. We have helped others not only get into the school they wanted, but often managed to reduce their financial burden. Below we have listed our most widely used services, in hopes that you can get an idea of what to expect when using The College Advice Guy. All services are customizable and tailored to whichever areas you need the most assistance. Let The College Advice Guy help you PLAN BETTER so you can STRESS LESS!

  1. All services begin with a half-hour FREE consultation.
  2. College Game Plan: You will receive a personalized binder of materials for your use throughout the application process. This binder will provide you with important information and advice of what you should be doing during each month of the application time. The areas in which you need additional help will be our focus in our face to face sessions.
  3. High School Recommendations: Review of previous work and plan for future course selection, extracurricular involvement, volunteer, and summer activities.
  4. Testing Recommendations: When and how to prepare for the SAT/ACT, SAT subject tests, and other standardized tests.
  5. Career Guidance: Exploration of interests and future career options.
  6. School Recommendations: Refinement of college choices by type and major using personality and learning style assessments. A list of select colleges will be prepared that are uniquely suited to the student’s needs, interests, achievements and aspirations.
  7. Campus Visits: Advice and tools to plan, schedule, and evaluate schools with a campus tour.
  8. Essay Workshop: Help brainstorming topic ideas, creation of an organized road-map, and final editing and proofreading.
  9. Resume Help: Editing and review of application resume.
  10. Interviews: Coaching and preparation for admission interviews.
  11. Financial Aid: Guidance filling out the FAFSA and CSS profile, and assistance with the financial aid process to maximize college aid.
  12. Scholarships: Customized scholarship search and help with applications and essays.
  13. School Selection: Assistance in making the final choice of school.
  14. Summer assistance: What to do the summer before your freshman year and tips on transitioning to college.
  15. Maintenance plan: An option to continue assistance throughout freshman year, with advice on studying, college course selection, and internships.

Contact Jay today at 215-350-8714 for a FREE phone consultation.