• 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

Maryland College Consulting


Welcome to Maryland, where the drive for excellence is as clear as the view across the Chesapeake. It’s here, from The Bryn Mawr School to the halls of Whitman High School, that students are shaping their futures with every lesson learned. Gilman School and St. Timothy’s School  aren’t just landmarks of education; they’re springboards for the leaders of tomorrow.

Here at IvySummit, we know that Maryland’s got something special brewing in its schools. We’re on the same page, ready to help you turn your local smarts into national college acceptance letters. Let’s get to work and make those college dreams come true.


Our Process

At IvySummit, our process is a blend of personalized strategy and tried-and-true methods. It starts with getting to know you – your aspirations, your strengths, and your journey thus far. Maryland’s educational landscape is diverse and dynamic, and so are our approaches. Whether it’s crafting the perfect essay that resonates with your voice or building a standout application that reflects your academic rigor, our tailored guidance is designed to navigate you through the complexities of college admissions.

With this personalized game plan in hand, we’ll dive into the specific services we offer, each one a stepping stone towards turning your college aspirations into acceptance letters.


Essay editing with IvySummit is not just about dotting the i’s and crossing the t’s. It’s an explorative journey to unearth the compelling narrative that resides within your experiences. We take your raw thoughts and polish them into a narrative that captures your essence and makes admission officers take notice. Maryland’s vast academic canvas is filled with stories, and we’re here to ensure yours stands out.

From structure to syntax, we scrutinize every element, ensuring clarity and impact. Our collaborative process invites you to be an active participant, turning essay editing into an enriching learning experience that sharpens your writing skills for college and beyond. Let’s craft essays that are not just read, but remembered.

High School Timeline

Creating a high school timeline isn’t just about filling in dates and deadlines; it’s about crafting a strategic blueprint for success. Maryland’s educational landscape is competitive, and to navigate it effectively, you need a plan that’s as forward-thinking as you are.

We’re here to help you pinpoint the perfect moments for test prep, identify the best opportunities for extracurricular impact, and ensure that every summer and semester propels you closer to your college goals. Think of it as your personal roadmap to academic excellence, tailored to fit the unique rhythms of your high school journey. Let’s lay out the path, step by step.

Areas of Excellence

 Areas of Excellence is our signature strategy that identifies and polishes your standout talents, transforming them into the gems of your college application. It’s where your knack for numbers, a flair for the arts, or a heart for service becomes the centerpiece of your story.

Engage with us, and we’ll map out the constellation of your capabilities, pinpointing where you shine the brightest. It’s not just about being the best; it’s about being your best. So let’s turn the spotlight on what you excel at and make your college application not just seen, but remembered.

College List

Crafting a college list is like curating your future — it’s all about finding the right fit. We sift through the sea of schools to pinpoint the ones that resonate with your ambitions, lifestyle, and learning style.

Imagine a list that’s not just names on paper but a tailored path to your future. We consider the big dream schools, the hidden gems, and the places where you’ll thrive. Think of us as your personal college matchmakers, here to line up a list that’s uniquely yours. Let’s get started on a list that launches more than just applications — it launches futures.

Connecting with our Maryland Based Counselors

Our team has been working with students in Maryland and around the world for over two decades. We understand how complex the process can get and we’re here to help.

The next chapter of your life awaits, and we’re excited to see where your story takes you. Let’s turn that list into a legacy.

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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