Premortem Evaluation for Seniors

Around mid-December of every year, we offer deferred and denied high school seniors and their parents — families who did not work with us during the college admissions process — a Postmortem Evaluation to understand what went wrong for them in the Early Decision / Early Action round. While there … 

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High School Students Should Use This Time as a Reset

There is only so much meditation and only so many pushups one can do during these unscheduled days at home. In lieu of a Netflix binge, we would argue that there is no better time than the present for high school students and their parents to set up a one-hour … 

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Admissions Evaluation

Interested in a college admissions evaluation from Ivy Coach? One line we so often hear from the parents of rising seniors during the course of these students’ summer before their final year of high school goes something like this: “Isn’t it too late to shape my child into a competitive … 

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College Admissions Evaluation

When you apply to a highly selective college, you may wonder how many admissions officers actually review your application. We’ve discussed this a number of times before on our admissions blog but an article published a couple of days ago in “The Washington Post” sheds some good insight that we … 

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