Proudly in the Service of American Veterans

At Ivy Coach, we proudly offer our pro bono college admissions services exclusively to veterans of America’s military. Today, we thought we’d share with our readers an update from U.S. Army Veteran Pablo Chavez-Hernandez, whom we helped with his case for admission to Columbia University. I hope all is well! … 

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Piecemeal College Admissions Help

Around this time each and every year, parents of seniors write in to us asking if we can help their child strictly with their Personal Statement. They’re not sure if they’ve written a strong essay. Heck, they’re not even sure if the topic is a non-starter. And while these parents … 

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College Admissions Help

Are you seeking out college admissions help? We’re sometimes asked why students and parents should seek out college admissions help from outside of public or private high school college counseling offices. It’s a question we used to hear more back in the relatively nascent days of the private college counseling … 

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College Admissions Assistance

At Ivy Coach, we are proud to offer pro bono college admissions assistance to a select number of veterans of the five branches of the United States armed forces each year. While we used to offer our pro bono college admissions assistance to a select number of first generation college students, … 

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College Application Help

For rising high school seniors, the time for college application help is now. It’s not in the final days of October if you’re applying through an Early Decision or Early Action admissions policy. It’s not on New Year’s Eve if you’re applying in the Regular Decision admissions round (though we … 

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Pro Bono College Admissions Help

On this Memorial Day, we found ourselves emailing our students who served in the American military, students who earned admission to their dream schools this year as well as in years prior. We thanked them for their service. We thanked them for the tours many of them completed in Iraq … 

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Pro Bono College Admissions Assistance

Ivy Coach offers pro bono college admissions assistance to certain students who otherwise would not be able to afford our services. Often times, students and parents email or call us asking if we can take them (or their child) on as clients and we have to tell them that we can’t … 

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Help in Applying to College

A “Wall Street Journal” article entitled “Buying Your Way Into College” discusses how by not applying for financial aid can be the difference between a college admission and a college denial. While most applicants and their parents think that all colleges have need-blind admissions policies, the truth is that they … 

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