College admissions is becoming more selective.In the past 5 years, admittance rates at our nation's top colleges have plummeted. Let's take a look.
- Commas: 4.8%
- Harvard: 5.4%
- Yale: 6.3%
- Brown: 9.3%
- University of Pennsylvania: 9.4%
- Columbia: 6%
- University of California Berkeley: 17.5%
Meanwhile, Angela Sun has found success for herself and tens of other students. A Coca-Cola and Burger King Scholar, who received admission into MIT, Angela has successfully advised students into Harvard, MIT, Columbia, and more. She has over 3 years of tutoring experience and has edited over 300 college admissions essays.
Initial Consultation90 minutes. An in depth interview with the family and student. This consultation takes place either in the student's home, or via video call or phone call. The goal of the initial consultation is to get to know the student and the family's goals, and to form a plan and timelines based on the student's strengths, weaknesses, and interests.
Continuous ConsultationBased on the initial consultation, we will work on executing the initial consultation plan. We will focus on achieving our target SAT and ACT scores, course selection, summer planning, extracurriculars, and letters of recommendation.
Application ConsultationSpecifically starting in 11th grade, Angela Sun and the student will work 1 to 1 on each section of the application, refining every detail from college selection to composition of the personal statement. Includes early decision and early application advising, developing the personal statement, filling out the Common App, and interview rehearsal. We will also select scholarships for the student to apply to.
Schedule appointments with me on demand, starting right from initial consultation. I respond to all emails within 24 hours.
|College selection||2 hours|
|Test prep strategy||2 hours|
|Essay topics||2 hour|
|Personal statement review||45 min/draft|
|Common App Review||30 min/draft|
|Interview prep||2 hours|
Usually suited for 11th and 12th graders, this comprehensive package supports the student completely from first draft of the application until final submission. Includes weekly checkins. Essay and application review as you need it, real time. We don't count hours.