NAVIGATING THE COLLEGE ADMISSIONS PROCESS?
Meet the College Essay Specialist
WHY CHOOSE LISA...
Lisa Denburg is a graduate of Carnegie Mellon University. A triple major in professional writing, creative writing and technical writing, she started her career in corporate communications and public relations and then worked for a non-profit for 15 years writing newsletters and grants. While helping her two daughters navigate the college admissions process and editing their essays, she found her true passion and started her own college consulting business. Throughout the years, Lisa has helped hundreds of high school students from all over the country (as well as grad students) get into their dream schools while developing a true rapport with them and taking the onus off of the parents!
All the guidance you need...
In person consultations available in New York City or video conferencing with students worldwide.
INSPIRING ADMISSIONS ESSAYS
From the 650-word common app essay to the many supplemental individual college essays, the College Essay Specialist has got you covered helping you craft a memorable narrative that will ensure that you stand out.
COMPREHENSIVE INTERVIEW PREP
Need help preparing for a zoom interview, alumni meet-up or an in-person college interview? Take advantage of a mock session to get you ready.
ESTABLISHING THE RIGHT COLLEGE LIST
Get inside information about your dream school and find out just where you should be applying ED, EA or RD.
DEVELOPING THE RESUME
Need to flesh out your resume? Find out what extracurriculars will help you achieve this and make sure your high school course selection is up to par.
Make sure your application shines. Get advice about your letters of recommendation, how to capitalize on your campus tours and what else you can do to get that coveted admittance!
PERSONAL STATEMENTS FOR GRAD STUDENTS AND TRANSFERS
If you are considering law school, dental school, med school or business school, Lisa will help you polish your personal statement so that it's ready to hit "submit." Thinking of transferring to another University? She's got the inside scoop on what it takes.
What They’re Saying
Julia was completely energized after your call and is actually writing her essay in her room right now! I think you have a new fan. Thank you!!
Stephanie L, parent of student admitted to Elon University
I would never have gotten this far without your help and guidance. I think I am a much stronger writer now and appreciate everything you did for me.
Marcus P, Wash U, St. Louis
It is thanks to you that I even considered Cornell in the first place. It is the perfect fit for me. You truly guided me in making the most of my potential, helping me craft a unique personal narrative and making sure I made those dreaded deadlines!