I went into the college application process not knowing anything at all, and Collegewise helped me in a way that I was still able to do everything myself, but the process was not stressful or confusing at all. Collegewise guided me with deadlines that worked with my own schedule so I could get everything done on time.
SKYLER BRIGHAM YOUNG UNIVERSITY
Going to my meetings at Collegewise never felt like a chore, but more as something to look forward to! Everyone in the office is so friendly, willing to help, and made for such great motivators and supporters when it came time to fill in apps and write essays. 10/10!
EMILY BOSTON UNIVERSITY
I would often be stressed about what I needed to get done or about how things were turning out, but every time I walked out of the office, I was so at ease. I think the most important part about being at Collegewise was how personalized the process was, and how much care and time and effort went into me specifically.
EMMA UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA
The entire Collegewise team took all the immense pressure off the college application process. From the methods they use to narrow down the college search to the advice and hand-holding, they really allowed us to enjoy helping our son get into his dream school. I cannot say one negative thing about Collegewise!
GAIL, PARENT OF CONNER TEXAS CHRISTIAN UNIVERSITY
We were impressed with the outcome: Our son not only got accepted to his “reach” school, but the financial offers were unbelievable! He got multiple merit-based scholarships and fully paid tuition at many great colleges. We believe Collegewise made a big difference.
OLGA, PARENT OF NICHOLAS UT AUSTIN
I’m thrilled with the options Juliana has for college now. She was accepted by almost all the universities she applied to. It was a good problem to have to pick one of the acceptances. I’m really glad that I had Collegewise to help us out–it was sure worth it, and I recommend Collegewise to all my friends.
MARCELO, PARENT OF JULIANA DEPAUL UNIVERSITY
Laura Cavanaugh has been a college counselor at Collegewise for the past 11 years. She is also a guidance counselor at a competitive Bergen County High School for the past 15 years and was an art teacher both in the NJ and New York City public school systems. She has her BA from DePaul University/Art Institute of Chicago in Fine Arts. She has a MS in Education and an MS in School Counseling from CUNY Brooklyn College. Laura has also completed a post – Master’s degree in Educational Leadership sponsored through the State of New Jersey.
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