Lora Lewis Educational Consulting

College Counseling

College admissions counseling is an investment in your higher education that can help you craft stronger application packages, increasing your chances of acceptance at the schools of your choice and making you more competitive for financial aid. It can also be invaluable in reducing stress and providing peace of mind through an often challenging and anxiety-filled process.

My packages are designed to guide students through every step of the admissions process, from the beginning planning stages through selecting a college to attend. 

Initial Consultation by Telephone ~ Thirty minutes, complimentary

Comprehensive Counseling Packages

Start-to-finish guidance through the various steps of the college application process, including:

Creating a College Admissions Plan ~ Recommendations for high school coursework and extracurricular activities; designing a testing timeline; creating and maintaining an application timeline. 

College Matching ~ After a brainstorming session in which I determine your unique student profile, I develop a personalized list of safety, target and dreams schools for you to consider. 

Admissions Essay Development and Revision Assistance ~ Discover how to tell your stories and compose compelling personal statements that will help you stand out from the competition. Personalized support through all phases of developing exceptional admissions essays and supplement essays for the UC, Common Application, and other college applications. Learn more about my essay coaching services

Application Support ~ College applications can be challenging to complete, and accuracy is essential. With my guidance and support in one-on-one work sessions, you can put together polished applications that are ready for submission. 

Interview Coaching ~ If you are offered or request an interview with a college, it's important to be prepared. Work with me to learn how to get ready for your interview, what types of questions will be asked, and what you should bring to the conversation. 

College Selection ~ Making that final choice isn't always easy! I can help you consider your offers, weigh your options, and select a college where you will thrive. 

Pricing Options ~

Packages include unlimited services based on the number of colleges students will apply to. They anticipate a sophomore or junior year start.

  • Up to six colleges ~ $4000
  • Up to twelve colleges ~ $5500
  • More than twelve colleges ~ $6500

Packages rates for those beginning services as freshman may have an additional fee. 

Services for students beginning after June prior to senior year are an additional $300.

Packages can be billed in installments. A discount of $250 is offered for clients who choose to settle in a single payment at the start of services.