• 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

Hong Kong College Consulting


An Overview of Hong Kong College Admissions Counseling

Welcome to the city where east meets west, where tradition intertwines with innovation, and where skyscrapers and ancient temples share the skyline. This is Hong Kong – a lively metropolis that blends vibrant cultural heritage with cutting-edge dynamism. In such a city, education thrives, with top-tier schools like the Hong Kong International School (HKIS) and the esteemed Diocesan Schools (DGS and DBS), producing students ready to make a mark on the world.

Students here are used to dazzling the world with their brilliance. Each year Hong Kong’s top students throw their hats in the ring to compete for limited spots at top colleges in the US. But when it comes to tackling the challenging maze of college applications, even the brightest sparks need a guiding hand. That’s where IvySummit enters the scene, bringing a whole new level of clarity and strategy to your college application journey. 


Our Strategy

IvySummit is your seasoned guide, here to transform this trek into a scenic walk in the park. With a team consisting of ex-admissions officers and alumni from top-tier colleges, we have the insider’s compass to navigate the twists and turns of the college admissions landscape.

We are experts at shaping narratives that resonate, helping your application not only survive the rigorous selection process but truly stand out and make an impression. Get ready to embark on a journey with us where the end goal is your dream college.

Getting Organized

Getting organized and setting a timeline isn’t just about marking dates on a calendar, it’s about understanding the importance of each milestone in your college application journey. Often, students fail to comprehend the significance of this early planning, resulting in rushed applications or missed deadlines.

At IvySummit, we prevent this chaos before it ensues. Our expert team meticulously maps out a personalized timeline for you, incorporating all the crucial stages of your application process. This includes standardized testing dates, essay drafting periods, application submission deadlines, and more. We help you stay ahead of the curve, ensuring you’ve got ample time to polish your application to perfection.

So, why leave it to chance when you can leave it to the experts at IvySummit?


When it comes to extracurricular activities, it’s not about checking boxes; it’s about showing your passions, demonstrating your commitment, and revealing how you’re going to contribute to the college community. Many students make the mistake of overloading their schedule with a myriad of activities, thinking it will impress the admissions officers. However, depth matters more than breadth.

At IvySummit, we guide you in understanding the importance of extracurriculars in your college application, and how to strategically expand on these interests. Our team aids you in narrowing down and deepening your involvement in activities that are truly meaningful to you. We help you present a well-rounded yet focused profile, demonstrating that you’re not just an applicant with good grades, but a unique individual with distinct passions.

College Lists

Making a college list isn’t just a simple task of jotting down dream universities. It’s more like a strategic game of chess, with each move requiring careful thought and consideration. Students often overlook the importance of a well-balanced list and end up with a list full of “reaches”, underestimating the competitiveness of top-tier universities.

At IvySummit, we take a comprehensive approach to building your college list. We consider a variety of factors, such as your academic profile, personal interests, career goals, and the overall fit of each institution. Our team of experts guide students through this intricate process, helping them create a balanced list that includes reach, match, and safety schools.

Ready to strategize? Join us at IvySummit and let’s build a college list that matches your ambitions and potential.

Essay Execution

Many students misjudge the essays, considering them just another English assignment. But here’s the catch: admission essays are your golden ticket to show off your unique personality and stand out from the crowd of identical grades and scores.

At IvySummit, we understand the art of storytelling. We know how to paint a picture of you that extends beyond numbers and lists of accomplishments. Our experts are seasoned in the nuances of the application essay, understanding what it takes to create compelling narratives that resonate with admissions committees.

Embark on your essay journey with IvySummit today. Because your story is worth telling, and we’re here to help you tell it right.

Connecting with a Hong Kong Counselor

Ready to transform from a scholar of the Hong Kong International School to a star at a prestigious university abroad? If the buzzing streets of Mong Kok have trained you for anything, it’s that you’re ready for a new adventure.

Embark on your educational journey today by connecting with a Hong-Kong based counselor now!

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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