• 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
  • Pricing

Anchorage, Alaska College Consulting


Welcome to Anchorage, where the untamed spirit of Alaska meets the meticulous ambitions of students from South High School, Diamond High School, and Grace Christian School. Here, the northern lights aren’t just a spectacle in the sky; they’re a metaphor for the bright futures our students craft every day.

So, we tailor our approach with a wink to the Alaskan way—big, bold, and undeniably original. Your journey to college is about more than acing exams; it’s about showcasing the resilience and resourcefulness that comes from living in the The City of Lights and Flowers. Let’s embrace that Anchorage audacity and turn it into your college admissions superpower.


Our Processes

Our process at IvySummit taps into the unique strengths that come from the Anchorage experience. We understand that being from a place where nature looms large and the community stands strong gives you a different outlook on life — one that we channel into crafting standout college applications.

We’re not just about academic metrics; we’re about translating your lived experiences into a compelling story. It’s about making sure your application reflects the resilience and independence that’s second nature to you as an Anchorage student. With a nod to our local quirks, we tailor a journey that’s as straightforward and effective as an Alaskan winter road — let’s get you on your way to college success.

Essay Editing

We know that essays are more than just grammar and structure—they’re your chance to showcase your individuality. It’s about channeling the clarity of a crisp Alaskan morning into your prose, and the depth of our starry nights into your insights.

We work with you to capture the essence of your experiences, from the everyday to the extraordinary, and to express them in a way that’s both authentic and polished. Whether it’s the teamwork you’ve learned on the trails or the problem-solving skills honed in the classroom, we help you craft essays that resonate with admission officers. Let’s turn your stories into standout pieces that truly reflect the bold and spirited nature of an Anchorage student.

Intellectual Vitality

Intellectual vitality — it’s that spark inside you that loves to learn, explore, and push boundaries. At IvySummit, we help you bring this spark to the forefront of your college applications.

Together, we’ll take the questions that keep you up at night and the projects that get you up in the morning, and weave them into a narrative that demonstrates your passion for knowledge. It’s about showing colleges that you’re not just learning — you’re living your education. Let’s highlight your bright ideas and boundless curiosity to show admissions committees exactly what kind of thinker and innovator you are.

Area of Excellence

Your Area of Excellence is your standout feature, the skill or passion that sets you apart. At IvySummit, we’re adept at identifying and polishing this distinctive trait until it shines like a beacon on your college applications. We guide you in taking that special talent, whether it’s a penchant for the sciences, an extraordinary artistic ability, or a gift for leadership, and framing it within your application in a way that truly resonates. It’s not just about being excellent; it’s about showcasing how your particular brand of excellence will enrich the tapestry of a college community. Let’s elevate your unique strengths to the forefront, where they belong.

High School Timeline

Creating a high school timeline is all about strategic foresight. At IvySummit, we don’t just plot out a schedule; we craft a comprehensive plan that maps your path to college readiness. We’ll work with you to identify the key moments that define a successful high school career, aligning coursework, extracurriculars, and leadership opportunities to your goals. Think of it as building a scaffold to support your college aspirations, ensuring that when it’s time to apply, you stand tall, fully prepared, and ready to impress. Let’s lay down the groundwork for a high school timeline that leads to future triumphs.

Connect with our Anchorage Based Counselors

Ready to embark on a college journey that’s as bold as the Alaskan frontier? Connect with our Anchorage-based counselors at IvySummit. We’re here to guide your path with local insight and expert advice.

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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