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Admissions Counseling Services

College/University Admissions Counseling (U.S./U.K)

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College admission is one of the most important steps to a bright future. Kaplan understands this process can be stressful and frustrating, especially when you are faced with so many nuances in the admissions process. Let our experienced counselors guide you through a customized roadmap for your studies abroad.

Who Should Take This Service?
Students who are planning to go to U.S. and U.K. colleges/universities for undergraduate

Service Coverage

  • Develop a customized and strategic roadmap towards admissions into the top schools
  • Assess your credentials, identify your strengths to highlight and fill in missing gaps in achievements
  • Advice on your academic and extracurricular profile
  • Design the standardized testing timeline
  • Plan effective strategies for summer vacations and breaks
  • Recommend colleges / universities that suit your background and preferences
  • Clarify which and how many schools you are applying to
  • Advise on applying through early admissions
  • Administer extensive interview preparation with mock interviews and detailed feedback
  • Conduct a final review of the application before submission


Free 60-Minute Personal Consultation
We understand the importance of establishing a good match. That’s why we encourage you to take advantage of the free 60-minute consultation to get insights into your competitiveness for certain programs while testing out your compatibility with our Admissions Counselor. Contact us today and learn how Kaplan can make your child stand out in the crowd.

Service Scope | Application Year Consultation

Suitable for: Grade 12 Students

Our College/University Admission Consulting Services include:


  • Student's Profile Diagnosis
  • Strategic Application Timeline
  • Identifying Ideal Target Schools
  • Advice on Personal Essay
  • Advice on Referee Selection
  • Application Form Review
  • Interview Prep
  • Offers Evaluation & Waitlist Management

*The actual service scope depends on the service package selected.
** All service is valid from the signup date until March 31 of the next year.
***Applications can be used for Early Decision (ED), Early Action (EA) and Regular Decision (RD). (For U.S. Admissions only)

Optional Services

  • Top Up Consultation Meeting Hours (min. 5hours per top-up)
  • UC or Standalone Portal Application (US)
  • UCAS Application (Oxbridge)
  • Medical School or Law School Application

Service Scope | Pre-App Year Mentoring Program

Suitable for: Grade 9 - Grade 11 Students


Our College/University Admission Counseling Services include:


  • Unlimited Consultation Hours
  • Subject Mix Strategy (AP, IGCSE, IB, DSE)
  • Strategic Academic Advice
  • Strategic Standardized Tests Advice
  • Summer School Advice
  • Personalized Profile Enhancement
  • Articulation of Goals and Interests
  • Strategy Admissions Action Plan
  • Preliminary Target Schools List
  • Mitigating Areas of Concern
  • In-School Extra-curriculars Advice
  • Building Personal Competences


*The actual service scope depends on the service package selected.
** All service is valid from the signup date until June 30 of the next year.


Optional Services

  • Top Up Consultation Meeting Hours (min. 5 hours per top-up)

Student Matriculation

Our admissions counselors have helped students get accepted to top U.S. and U.K. colleges and university that include:


U.S. National College

  • Boston College
  • Boston University
  • Carnegie Mellon University
  • Cornell University
  • Georgetown University
  • Harvard University 
  • Johns Hopkins University 
  • New York University
  • Rice University 
  • Stanford University 
  • The George Washington University 
  • The University of Chicago
  • UC-Berkeley 
  • UCLA 
  • University of South California 
  • Yale University and more...


U.S. Liberal Arts Colleges & Specialty Schools

  • Emory-Riddle Aeronautical University
  • Emerson College
  • Middlebury College
  • Parsons School of Design
  • New York Film Academy
  • Rhode Island School of Design and more...


UK Universities

  • King's College London
  • University of Cambridge
  • London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE)
  • Loughborough University
  • University of Warwick and more...

Student Success Stories

“While all of the consultants said I have no hope to be admitted by any U.S. colleges, Kaplan has helped me to break this and admitted to No. 1 Aeronautical university in U.S.”
- Yves A., admitted to Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University - Prescott

“I gave up the offer from U.S. college a year before and Kaplan has helped me to get an offer for a college that is 150 rank higher. Thank you very much for getting me there!”
- Macro T., admitted to Pennsylvania State University


“The admissions officer said the quality of my application is top 10% of the patch this year. Thank you so much for your help!”
- Katherine J., admitted to Georgetown University

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