FRESHMAN and SOPHOMORE PACKAGE
This package is for freshman and sophomores who need assistance with choosing courses, extracurricular and summer activities for the coming year. This package comes with two hours of one on one consulting time in person, through email communications or via online meetings. The services include
- A review of the Student’s academic, extracurricular and community activities, standardized testing results, data questionnaires prepared by The Summit College Counseling.
- Guidance on academic subjects, extracurricular and community activities for the junior year.
- Guidance on summer activities and summer coursework
COLLEGE ESSAY WRITING WORKSHOP
This workshop is designed for rising seniors who are ready to start working on their college applications. The goal of the camp is to help students identify topics that will become the vehicle for them to tell their story to universities and show why they belong at each university they will apply to.
The purpose of the workshop is to allow students to generate essay topic ideas by doing various exercises and land on the an essay they want to draft to as their Common Application Personal Statement. Students will work on an outline of the essay and begin drafting it.
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA ESSAY WORKSHOP
An intensive workshop designed for seniors who plan to apply to UCs. We will review all of the essay prompts for the University of California system applications.
The goal of this camp is to help students understand what is being asked of them and to help them identify topics they will cover for the prompts they plan to answer. Students should be able to generate essay ideas by doing various exercises and come up with essay ideas for the relevant prompts. Students will then work on an outline of the essays.
SUPPLEMENTAL ESSAY WORKSHOP
Most universities require students to fill out supplemental essays and submit them with their Common or Coalition Applications. This session will help students explore what is being asked of them and how they should approach these essay questions.
These essays are a critical component of the student’s application to universities. Students will be able to generate essay ideas for their supplemental essays and create outlines for the prompts. Students should come prepared with a list of supplemental essays they are being asked to answer.
COLLEGE SEARCH PACKAGE
There are over 3000 colleges and universities in the United States. Finding the ‘right fit’ college/university for a student is one of the most important aspects of the college admissions process.
The goal will be to assess the student’s perspectives on the types of colleges/universities, including majors, academic, social and other relevant factors to develop a college list that will be the ‘right fit’ for the student.