Receive step-by-step guidance in navigating the college application process.

Avalon College Advising applies our years of college guidance experience to get students accepted to best-fit colleges.


Plan Your College Timeline

  • Establish personalized timelines
  • Assess summer and growth program options
  • Provide Testing Recommendations
  • Track deadlines and planning for:
    • Essay development

    • Resume and Activity List

    • Letters of Recommendation

    • Supplemental Materials


Develop Your Prospective College List

  • Build a balanced and strategic best-fit college list based on student profile and preferences
  • Consider early decision, early action and regular admissions options
  • Review all application requirements for your final college list
  • Plan campus visits


Prepare and Submit Your College Applications

  • Prepare persuasive and articulate personal essays
  • Develop a strong resume that will highlight student strengths, activities and achievements
  • Learn the 5 steps to acing interview topics with college admission counselors
  • Submit authentic applications that highlight student gifts, accomplishments and individuality

“Jennifer completely saved me during my last two years of high school. I was a good student, but knew absolutely nothing about the college application process. She helped me navigate the tricky college admissions process (which had multiple pieces), brainstorm strong essay topics, and write compelling essays. I ended up with a college application that I was really proud of and reflected who I really am. Jennifer is the reason I’m at Dartmouth today.  Thank you Jennifer!”

–Brian, Dartmouth