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Author: Anna Ren

Anna Ren is on a mission to make applying for college as transparent and stress-free as possible for families through her holistic approach towards college admissions consulting. Anna is the Founder of Elite Advantage Prep and the affordable online college planning course, Prep for Success. Sign up to receive instant access to her free college planning mini-course “Prep for Success: College Planning for Teens.

Posted June 21, 2016, 9 a.m. by Anna Ren | View Comments
Insider Tips on Applying to College

With schools like Harvard, Stanford, and Princeton hitting record-low acceptance rates this year, it’s easy for the upcoming class of applicants to get a little stressed over college admissions. And with reports that hiring a college admissions consultant costs $20,000 to $400,000 (the average is really $4,000 to $6,000 depending on where you live), it's easy to see why families shy away from getting the help they need. As a first-generation college student born to immigrant parents who only went to elementary and middle school, I think it’s important that families get the help they need. That is why I’m ...