Admissions

College Admissions

Collegiate Gateway is dedicated to providing each student with a systematic, strategic and individualized approach to college admissions. We guide high school students and families through every step of the admissions process to find colleges that are an excellent fit, and to maximize chances of admission.

  • Conduct high school planning
  • Develop a list of “best-fit” features and colleges
  • Provide a personalized web-based Student Portal
  • Plan how to make the most of college visits
  • Provide comprehensive comparative college information
  • Establish schedule to meet all deadlines
  • Brainstorm and edit college application essays
  • Coordinate all supplementary application materials
  • Counsel on obtaining effective letters of recommendation
  • Conduct mock interviews and provide feedback

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Graduate School Admissions

Collegiate Gateway provides guidance for students applying to the professional schools of medicine, law and business; as well as graduate school programs at the Masters and Doctoral levels.  Programs differ, and we focus on “best-fit” features. Our approach is comprehensive and personalized.

  • Evaluate student’s academic, personal and extracurricular background
  • Develop a list of “best-fit” features and graduate programs
  • Provide comparative graduate school information
  • Conduct college planning of academics, activities and internships
  • Establish schedule to meet all deadlines
  • Brainstorm and edit graduate school application essays
  • Review all supplementary application materials
  • Counsel on obtaining effective recommendations
  • Conduct mock interviews and provide feedback
  • Guide eventual program selection

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Transfer Admissions

Collegiate Gateway helps students who wish to transfer to another college. We evaluate students’ academic, personal and extracurricular background, and develop an informed set of criteria for the transfer college. We then assist college students through every step of the transfer admissions process to maximize chances of admission.

  • Develop a list of “best-fit” features and transfer colleges
  • Provide a personalized web-based Student Portal
  • Plan how to make the most of  college visits
  • Provide comprehensive comparative transfer college information
  • Conduct college planning of academics and activities
  • Establish schedule to meet all deadlines
  • Brainstorm and edit transfer college application essays
  • Coordinate all supplementary application materials
  • Counsel on obtaining effective letters of recommendation
  • Conduct mock interviews and provide feedback

Interview Preparation

Collegiate Gateway believes that learning how to interview effectively is an important life skill. Interviews play an influential role in college and graduate school admissions; as well as internship, research and employment opportunities.

  • Provide an overview of the goals of interviews
  • Counsel on how to research before your interview
  • Discuss how to dress and behave appropriately
  • Conduct a mock interview simulating real-time conditions
  • Provide feedback about strengthening interview skills
  • Review successful follow-up activities