For many young adults, choosing a college is the first major decision of their lives. While undeniably exciting, the application process is often fraught with anxiety and uncertainty.

The application essay is your best opportunity to show, in your own words, why the school of your choice should admit you. is here to help. Take a look around the site. It's packed with free features that will help you negotiate the application process.


  • Essay Review Service
    Let one of our expert readers give you comments and advice on how to improve your work.
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  • Dos and Don'ts
    Critical things to bear in mind when embarking on the essay-writing process.
  • Top 10 Mistakes
    The most common mistakes made.
  • The Brainstormer
    Interested in coming up with the perfect topic for your essay? Our questionnaire will get you started.
  • Understanding the Question
    Ever wonder why the school is asking the question it is? Want to know the best way to approach it? Let us help you understand the essay question.
  • The Strategizer
    The Strategizer takes into account your grades, scores, and other personal factors to recommend an application strategy for you.
  • Sample Essays
    A selection of real admissions essays, with brief comments from
  • FAQ
    Answers to some of the most common questions about the application process and admissions essays.