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Launching NEW Services for Families of College-Bound Teens!

We are so thrilled to offer an expanded number of services to our clients this year. As the world continues to change, so does Annapolis College Consulting. We want to meet our clients where they are and offer service options that will provide comfort and confidence...

3 Benefits Of An Independent Study Or Capstone Project

3 Benefits Of An Independent Study Or Capstone Project

  3 Benefits Of An Independent Study Or Capstone Project Independent studies or capstone projects allow students to pursue an area of personal interest in greater depth than the standard curriculum allows. But the benefits reach far beyond their interests. So as...

College Prep for a Homeschooler

Homeschoolers go to college every day. But the process is different for them. Keeping good records is a key piece of the college application for the homeschooling family.

Accommodations in College

Students diagnosed with a physical or learning disability or mental illness may wonder if they can attend college. In short, the answer is absolutely, but it will take some extra research, understanding the laws, and having the necessary documentation. The Office of Disabilities is often the place to start.

Supplemental Essays: “Why This College?”

Supplemental Essays: “Why This College?”

Supplemental essays are very important. These are often specific essays about the college or university to which you plan to apply. Getting these right can be the difference between ACCEPTED and DEFERRED or DENIED. Working with our ESSAY CORNER ensures that you put your best words forward.

Decisions, Decisions…….

Decisions, Decisions…….

Advantages and Disadvantages to Application Deadlines By: Austin Curwen  8.16.22 College counseling is no different from many processes with lots of small parts making up the larger whole.  One of the primary reasons families will hire an independent consultant is...

Top 7 Things Colleges Look for in High School Students

Does your application tell a complete and compelling story? As college admissions get increasingly competitive, it’s more important than ever to stand out from the crowd. The best way to prepare is to think about applying as soon as possible and consider these 7...