• 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 8-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

Ashburn College Consulting


Ashburn to Academia: Your Pathway to Top Colleges

Welcome to Ashburn, the data center of the world and a local powerhouse for nurturing future leaders. In the heart of Loudoun County, renowned for its top-ranked schools like Independence High School and Rock Ridge High School, this community blends ambition with a spirited sense of belonging. Ashburn goes beyond being just a spot on the map—it’s a catalyst for aspirations. And let’s not forget the Academies of Loudoun, a beacon of innovation, forging paths in STEM and beyond. Here at IvySummit, we’re committed to propelling this homegrown excellence onto the national stage, embracing the unique qualities and visions that Ashburn’s students bring to the table.


Our Strategy

Our approach to college applications at IvySummit isn’t just a step-by-step guide; it’s an exploration of possibilities tailored to each student. We ditch the overused roadmaps and instead, opt for a dynamic, responsive strategy that adapts to your unique story and aspirations. As we segue into the specifics of our services, remember: this is about more than just ticking boxes. It’s about discovering and showcasing the best version of you. Let’s begin this exciting journey together.

College List

In Ashburn, a thriving tech hub, we recognize the strong inclination of students towards prestigious STEM programs, especially in renowned in-state universities like the University of Virginia and Virginia Tech. While these institutions are popular choices due to their excellent STEM offerings, many of our students also set their sights on leading out-of-state tech giants like MIT, Georgia Tech, Carnegie Mellon, UC Berkeley, and the University of Illinois for their elite Computer Science and Engineering programs.

Our tailored college list creation process goes beyond just picking schools with top programs. We delve into understanding each student’s specific interests and career goals. We align these with the nuanced strengths of different universities, ensuring a balanced selection of reach, match, and safety schools. Each institution on your list will not only offer an exceptional program but also align with your personal and academic growth goals.


Every student has a unique tale to tell, the art of essay writing takes center stage in the college application process. Here at IvySummit, we don’t just edit essays; we help you craft narratives that resonate with your voice and experiences. Our approach is personal, focusing on drawing out the essence of your journey and aspirations. We delve into the depths of your story, polishing your words until they reflect the true you – a vibrant, compelling applicant ready to make their mark. Let’s turn your essays into the powerful tools they’re meant to be, capturing the attention and imagination of admissions committees.

Intellectual Vitality

At IvySummit, we understand that colleges aren’t just looking for good grades; they’re seeking students who demonstrate a genuine love for learning and a curiosity that extends beyond the classroom. Our focus is on helping you bring this aspect of your personality to the forefront.

We’ll guide you in exploring your academic interests, engaging in thought-provoking discussions, and undertaking activities that fuel your intellectual fire. Together, we’ll illustrate your intellectual vitality, making your application not just informative but truly inspirational.

Application Timeline

Ashburn students, you know the drill: planning is key in a town that thrives on efficiency and foresight. We start early, aligning your goals and activities to create a clear, strategic path towards your college aspirations. Our process involves breaking down the journey into manageable steps, ensuring each phase of high school contributes meaningfully to your ultimate goal. From choosing the right courses and extracurriculars to preparing for standardized tests and key application deadlines, we’re with you at every turn. This meticulous approach guarantees that when submission day arrives, you’re more than ready – you’re confident, prepared, and poised for success.

Getting in Touch with Our Ashburn Based College Counselors

IvySummit’s team of expert college counselors is right here in your community, ready to guide you every step of the way. With our deep understanding of the local academic landscape and the unique aspirations of Ashburn’s tech-savvy students, we’re perfectly positioned to help you navigate this crucial phase of your educational journey.

Ready to start a conversation about your future? Reach out to us at IvySummit in Ashburn. Let’s collaborate to transform your college aspirations into successful admissions stories. Your journey to an exceptional college experience begins with a simple conversation – let’s make it happen together.

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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