• College Admissions

          A global boutique college consulting firm that works with a limited number of students each year, guiding them through the entire application process.

        • Ivy League Consultant
        • Admissions consulting for students looking to attend Ivy League and highly selective schools.
        • Essay Editing
        • We meticulously edit your essays to ensure clarity, coherence, and correctness, aligning them with the expectations of the admissions process.
        • International Student Consultant
        • Leading college admissions firm providing unmatched guidance for international students wanting to study at top tier US colleges.
        • Athletic Recruitment
        • We help students-athletes through the recruiting process at Ivy League, D-1, and D-III levels.
        • Transfer Admissions
        • Looking to transfer to a more selective school? We can help provide guidance through this challenging process
        • Counseling Services

          We provide a variety of options for our clients as they work through the pre-application process and admissions cycle.

        • School Packages
        • We offer 10-school and 15-school packages for students applying to US colleges.
        • Hourly Consulting
        • Our consultants are available on an hourly basis with discounts provided for 10 and 20 hour blocks.
        • Extracurricular Activities
        • We provide individualized assistance for all of our clients in regard to what activities to focus on throughout the pre-application process and admissions cycle.
        • IvySummit Research Institute
        • We work closely with our research partners to create a timeline and plans to maximize research opportunities for each client.
        • VIP: College Concierge
        • We travel with a limited number of our international clients every year to visit 40-50 boarding schools and colleges.
        • VIP: Application and Essay Intensive
        • We will meet with a client over a 7–10 day period at an agreed upon location and produce a finished common app personal statement and extracurricular activities section
        • VIP: Unlimited
        • We work with a limited number of our clients to guide them through applications to an unlimited number of schools.
        • Boarding Schools
        • We provide help with boarding school selections, essay editing, and interview preparation.
        • College Acceptances

          With record-low acceptance rates and record-high applications, students must produce a world-class application that separates them from the thousands of talented applicants.

        • MIT
        • We guide students through MIT's distinctive application process, focusing on course selection, project development, and essay refinement.
        • CalTech
        • We align your talents with Caltech's innovation-driven ethos through targeted guidance.
        • Stanford
        • We shape your application to reflect Stanford's innovation and entrepreneurial spirit.
        • Harvard
        • We craft applications that align with Harvard's heritage of excellence, unlocking your potential for success.
        • Princeton
        • We fine-tune your pathway to success by aligning your unique potential with Princeton's prestigious standards.
        • Yale
        • We tailor your application to resonate with Yale’s commitment to excellence and innovation.
        • Columbia
        • With an eye on Columbia's intellectual rigor, we help mold your profile to fit their culture of ambitious learning and growth.
        • Johns Hopkins
        • Focusing on your medical and research aspirations, we align your talents with Johns Hopkins' world-renowned programs.
        • Vanderbilt
        • Emphasizing personal growth and achievement, we'll shape your application to reflect Vanderbilt's vibrant community and academic strengths.
        • UC Berkeley
        • Targeting UC Berkeley's passion for entrepreneurship and social change, we facilitate your journey to be part of their trailblazing environment.
        • UCLA
        • Matching your creativity and innovation with UCLA's diverse fields, we guide your application to thrive in their dynamic setting.
        • UVA
        • In line with UVA's rich traditions and public service focus, we craft your profile to mirror their community's values.
        • Cornell
        • Aligning with Cornell's multifaceted academic pursuits, we ensure your application highlights your unique capabilities and passions.
        • Georgia Tech
        • Integrating your technological and scientific interests, we tailor your application to fit Georgia Tech's forward-thinking approach.
        • Northwestern
        • With Northwestern's blend of arts and sciences, we work to sculpt your application to resonate with their interdisciplinary vision.
        • Dartmouth
        • Emphasizing your engagement with global challenges, we design your application to reflect Dartmouth's commitment to meaningful impact.
        • UPenn
        • Balancing your business acumen and innovative thinking, we align your application with UPenn's blend of tradition and modernity.
        • Carnegie Mellon
        • Highlighting your prowess in technology and the arts, we craft your application to echo Carnegie Mellon's interdisciplinary excellence.
        • Duke
        • Integrating your leadership qualities and academic strengths, we tailor your application to meet Duke's diverse and dynamic environment.
        • UChicago
        • Through your intellectual curiosity and rigorous inquiry, we shape your application to connect with UChicago's academic ethos.
        • Brown
        • Tailoring your passions, we guide your application to fit Brown's unique curriculum.
        • Rice
        • Navigating Rice's emphasis on collaboration and innovation, we fine-tune your application to resonate with their community values.
        • About Us

          A global boutique college consulting firm that works with a limited number of students each year, guiding them through the entire application process.

        • Our Process
        • From your extracurricular descriptions to line-by-line essay editing, we will perfect every component of your application to earn you a spot at a top-tier school.
        • Meet the Team
        • With our expertise, we will work one-on-one with you to craft a unique story that highlights your accomplishments and sets you apart from the competition
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Welcome to America, the land where educational dreams are as grand as the canyons and as varied as its landscapes. Here, institutions like Phillips Exeter Academy (Exeter), Choate Rosemary Hall (Choate), Flintridge Preparatory School (Flintridge Prep), and Stanford Online High School (OHS) are more than just schools; they’re breeding grounds for the next generation of leaders and innovators. At IvySummit, we understand the prestige and nuances of these top-tier American institutions. We’re here to help you navigate this rich educational terrain, combining your unique talents with our expertise to create applications that resonate with America’s best.

Our Strategy

At IvySummit, our strategy is centered around a personalized approach to each student’s application. We focus on understanding the student’s unique journey, strengths, and aspirations. Our team of experts guides students in crafting compelling narratives that showcase their individuality and potential. We help students in highlighting their achievements and aligning their profiles with the expectations of top universities, ensuring their applications stand out in the competitive admissions landscape.

High School Timeline

A strategic high school timeline is key for a successful college application process. It starts early, focusing on academic excellence and meaningful extracurricular involvement. As students progress, the timeline incorporates standardized test preparation, aligning with test dates and retake opportunities. Junior year intensifies with initial college research and perhaps starting essay drafts. Senior year is critical for finalizing college lists, completing applications, and meeting all submission deadlines. This structured approach ensures students are well-prepared and able to showcase their best selves to their prospective colleges.

College List

Creating a college list involves a strategic balance between ambition and realism. It starts with understanding the student’s academic strengths, interests, and career aspirations. Colleges are then selected based on how well they align with these factors, including considerations of campus culture, location, and specific programs. A well-crafted list includes a mix of reach, target, and safety schools, ensuring a range of options. This approach maximizes the chances of finding a college where the student will not only be admitted but will thrive academically and personally.

Area of Excellence

Identifying and developing an area of excellence is crucial for a strong college application. This involves focusing on a particular interest or skill where the student excels, whether it’s in academics, arts, sports, or community service. It’s about deep engagement and achievement in this area, demonstrating passion and commitment. This focused approach helps in creating a compelling narrative in the application, showcasing the student as not just academically capable, but also as a well-rounded individual with a clear passion and potential for future success.

Essay Writing

Crafting essays is a critical part of the college application, offering a window into the student’s personality, experiences, and aspirations. It’s about telling a compelling story that captures the essence of who they are and what they bring to the college community. Strong essays are reflective, authentic, and clearly articulate the student’s voice and perspective. They go beyond mere achievements, weaving together experiences and insights to present a well-rounded individual. This process involves thoughtful brainstorming, meticulous drafting, and fine-tuning, ensuring the essays leave a memorable impression on admissions committees.

Connecting with Top College Counselors

Ready to transform your college application journey? Connect with IvySummit for expert guidance tailored to your unique goals. Visit IvySummit.com and take the first step towards success with top college counselors by your side.

IvySummit is a premier college consulting firm with a proven track record in expertly guiding students from across the globe through the complex and nuanced college application process. Our specialized focus lies in helping students achieve their aspirations of gaining admission to Ivy League institutions and other esteemed universities in the United States, United Kingdom, and Canada. With our persistent commitment to excellence, we provide tailored guidance and support to ensure our clients stand out and thrive in the highly competitive world of college admissions.

At IvySummit, our commitment lies in discovering the perfect match for our clients and supporting them wholeheartedly on their path to success. We strive to understand their unique aspirations and provide expert guidance, empowering them to embark on a transformative journey towards achieving their dreams.

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