FIRST 30 MINUTES IS FREE
Before you invest in us, and we invest in you, it’s important to make sure our services fit your student, which is why the first half hour is free.
HOURLY CONSULTATION SERVICE
LHR is available for hourly consultation services to provide information and advice about the college search and application process.
PRE-CHECK early high school package
For parents and students early in high school who would like assistance planning courses and activities that will enhance their experiences in high school as they begin to think about college options.
Introduce high school course options and progression
Utilize curriculum mapping to establish a 4-Year plan for high school coursework
Evaluate extracurricular activities to maximize leadership, service, involvement and enrichment as it relates to the college process
Discuss possible summer enrichment activities
Understand the benefits and the differences between Advanced Placement (AP) courses and Dual Enrollment courses
FIRST CLASS COMPREHENSIVE package – LIMITED space available!
This package begins as early as January of the junior year and continues throughout the application and decision process senior year. Monthly virtual meetings are scheduled and each student is given a Custom College Plan account to keep the student on-task and organized throughout the research and application process. The summer is used to get a head start on all components of the application process.
Student Assessment: Evaluation of the student’s academic transcripts, standardized test scores, and extracurricular activities to determine admission probabilities.
Career Exploration Package: YouScience® Aptitude Assessment; impactful guidance by combining aptitudes and interests to match a student to their best-fit personalized career path.
Guidance: Utilize curriculum mapping to establish a 4-Year plan, understand high school course selection, evaluate extracurricular and summer activities.
Standardized Testing: Outline a testing timeline, advice on which tests (SAT or ACT) to take and test prep options.
College List Development: Personalized college list highlighting best-fit colleges. Goal is to develop a balanced list of reach, match and safety colleges considering academic, social and financial needs.
College Visit Planning: Provide college visit tips and checklists.
Application Deadlines & Requirement: Research application deadlines, and application require to establish an overall application timeline.
CustomCollegePlan® Student Portal: Online and accessible 24-hours a day throughout the process to assist with organization and structure.
Application Strategies: Review of different application options, with guidance on when to apply. (Early Action, Early Decision, Regular Decision, etc.)
Application Support: Assistance with completing college applications on the common application, coalition application or school specific application. (up to 10 college applications)
Activity Résumé: Assistance with the development of the high school activities list and brag sheet.
Essay Brainstorming: Helping a student find their story and overcome the blank page syndrome.
Essay Editing and Feedback: Guidance crafting the final essay through edits and revision. (up to 8 essays)
Letters of Recommendation: Advice on asking for recommendations from teachers and counselors, including follow-up and Thank You notes.
Interview Tips: Guide to successful a college interview including research and preparation.
Fit Analysis: Putting it all together to determine which schools are the "best-fit" socially, academically and financially.
Final Visit Planning: Make the most of a final visit to assist with making a final decision.
Final Decision: Assistance with making the final decision.
Transition to College: Evaluate enrollment tasks, housing options, orientation, scheduling and provide sorority recruitment assistance.
APPLICATION BOOTCAMP: MID JULY – LIMITED SEATS AVAILABLE!
This boot camp is for rising seniors who want additional guidance through the college application process and/or want to have their college application process already in motion before the school year starts. It is especially helpful for students who have a busy fall schedule, those who would like to apply early action or early decision, and those who are hoping to receive financial aid and merit scholarships. (subject to change)
Before the camp
Assemble pre-boot camp documents and files
Complete a guided conversation with their parents regarding their college preferences
Have academic records and activity profiles reviewed
Meet one-on-one for a personal family consultation including advice on which colleges might be a good fit
During the camp
Receive lots of personalized attention
Setup and utilize college organization binder
Complete the Common Application
Draft and refine the Personal Statement and supplemental essays
Create effective resumes
Participate in mock interviews
Personal Statement reviewed by a college admissions personnel
Evening parent night to understand college financial aid and scholarships
after the camp
Meet one-on-one for a personal family follow up to establish a fall timeline
Will there be homework? Yes, upon registration, students AND parents will be given a homework assignment to be completed and returned to us together with your academic records. In addition, students will have homework assignments during the boot camp primarily related to drafting their essays.
Just the basics.
Complete College Application Support
Review application strategies and develop an application plan
Establish an application timeline and manage deadlines
Assistance with completing applications (up to 5 schools) Common App/Coalition App/School Specific Application
Assistance with the development of the high school activities list to construct a strong résumé/student brag sheet
Brainstorming essay topics to craft a compelling story
Editing essays and providing feedback to create stronger essays (up to 4 essays)
Guidance on asking for recommendations from teachers and counselors, including follow-up and Thank You notes
Provide consistent and constructive feedback throughout the college application process
CustomCollegePlan® Student Portal online and accessible 24-hours a day throughout the process to assist with organization and structure
Regular virtual meetings, group work sessions and ongoing support throughout the application and decision process
final approach for seniors
This is for seniors in their final semester that are still looking for their path. Many schools will accept applications into late spring and summer. Let us help you find them and provide you with a blueprint to apply. Don’t lose hope, there is a path and we will help you find it.
STUDENT ATHLETE ADD ON PACKAGE
Do you aspire to play varsity athletics in college? We can guide you through the steps to eligibility and recruitment. From communicating with coaches to official visits, we will make sure you are prepared every step of the way.
MILITARY ACADEMY ADD ON PACKAGE
The quest to secure a coveted spot at a military academy can be daunting. We can guide you through the entire process from the nomination to the application to the appointment.
PERFORMING ARTS ADD ON PACKAGE
For students planning on attending a performing arts program, the college selection process is complicated. Many times students focus so intently on the audition process that they don't give the academic acceptance the attention it deserves. Our approach with performing arts students is a system that helps you target the best schools for your abilities and goals. We are part of a team-based, inclusive approach that works directly with you, your family, and your coaches and instructors.