College Essay Guy is your go-to resource for practical, step-by-step guides on writing beautiful college essays and putting together an awesome college application.
College Essay Guy offers both online courses and one-on-one services to help students navigate their college applications.
We have three main course options for students:
- How to Write A Personal Statement
- A video course for writing the main essay of the Common Application. Step-by-Step instructions from brainstorming your essay topic to polishing your final draft.
- How to Write the College Application + Supplemental Essays
- This course covers the rest of the college application. Dozens of resources for developing a college list, finishing all the school-specific supplemental essays, polishing the activities list and more.
- How To Write the UC Personal Insight Questions
- A step-by-step course for helping students write outstanding responses to the University of California Personal Insight Questions.
Plus two extra options:
- Uncommon Summer
- An online course to help students develop their leadership capacities, then brainstorm and potentially launch a self-directed project. This online course is built for students who are doers, or at least ready to shift into “do something” mode. This is also for students who have a lot of creative ideas, but need the structure and tools to get started.
- The Advanced Personal Statement Course
- In this course, we share brand new techniques for upleveling your college essay, plus step-by-step guides to using these techniques.
Each courses offers various videos, exercises, resources, and more to complete different aspects of their applications at their own pace.
If a student needs more structure, the College Essay Guy team offers one-on-one services such as college planning, or application and essay counseling.