When we’re not advising students, editing essays, or eating donuts by the dozen, we here at College Essay Advisors are thinking about how we can help the maximum number of students achieve their collegiate dreams. That’s why we support organizations that are making positive waves in our communities, work with a select number of pro bono clients each year, and are committed to creating resources like our comprehensive digital essay course to offer to the public at no cost. Find more detailed information on our ongoing efforts to level the playing field below.
College Essay Academy is a free online course that, along with our Academy worksheets, aims to help high school seniors craft compelling and effective college admissions essays. Filling a need for more accessible essay writing resources, Academy provides a comprehensive guide to understanding the purpose, executing the process, and maintaining the healthy mindset required to write stellar admissions essays. Transform yourself into a college essay expert by learning the best ways to brainstorm, draft, edit, manage stress, identify common missteps, and approach the process with clarity, calm, and confidence. Write an essay that gets you noticed — and admitted!
We have a ton of free resources throughout our website that students can use to navigate the college essay writing process. Below is a list of our most popular free resources for your easy access:
Bottom Line partners with first-generation college students from low-income backgrounds to help them build a future that matches their potential. Bottom Line serves students from application to graduation with a highly-structured and one-on-one approach. Their relationship- and results-based framework is proving to have a significant impact on changing the odds of success. With thousands of students and alumni across New York, Massachusetts, and Chicago, Bottom Line demonstrates both the imperative and value of ensuring all students have access to a degree and a strong start to their career. If you would like to support Bottom Line’s mission you can do so through their website here.
Here at CEA, helping students craft memorable college essays is what we do best. Though most of our advising is done one-on-one, we lead virtual workshops and webinars to introduce students, parents, educators, and administrators to the college essay writing process, with a focus on providing these services to underserved families and communities. These workshops provide invaluable instruction and insight as to what makes for a winning college essay! If you’re interested in learning more about what our workshops entail, or if you would like to inquire about our availability, please fill out the contact form below!