Coaching & Packages

The knowledge I provide maximizes students' competitiveness for their dream schools.

The college application process is becoming more competitive each year with some of the most popular universities now receiving nearly 100,000 applications in a season. Schedule a consultation today to learn how your child can build their resume, develop leadership and stand out as a competitive university applicant.

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"I am really excited to matriculate in the fall and am really thankful for your guidance throughout the application process. Your advice on essays and the application itself truly helped me provide a complete picture of myself to the universities I applied to. 

Thank you again for your help!"


Former Client, Georgetown University, Class of 2025

"Before I reached out to Ashleigh, I was very stressed about the essay writing process. Being first-gen, I didn’t know how to start or construct a good application. Ashleigh recommended I change one of my essay topics completely. She helped me better understand what the admissions counselors wanted me to communicate in my essays. She helped me make my essays more coherent and genuine."


Former Client, University of Michigan, Ross School of Business, Class of 2024

Initial Consultation


Phone consultations are currently on hold during the busy college application season. You may still ask questions by clicking on "Contact Me" or by scheduling an Application Strategy Session below during which I will evaluate your child's profile and provide strategies and suggestions for the college prep and application process.

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Application Strategy Session


Initial strategy session required for all new clients

  • Pre-evaluation assessing every aspect of student's academic and extracurricular profile
  • Private coaching session to discuss profile assessment and present strategies that will enhance the competitiveness of student's application 
  • Feedback on student's already crafted school list, major selection, and selected essay topics (student must provide this information before the meeting if they would like feedback)
  • Feedback and suggestions for profile enhancement
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Private Coaching Session


Customized based on needs of the student and family (only available to current clients)

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Essay Editing


One round of edits on a single essay (up to 650 words)

  • One round of edits and feedback on all aspects of the essay including structure, content and mechanics.
  • Video recording of Ashleigh explaining her feedback and suggestions 
  • Please note: Many essays will require more than one round of edits
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Application Final Review


A full review of every aspect of a student's already completed application for one college

  • Detailed feedback and critical analysis for all aspects of Common (or Coalition) Application including the personal statement, supplemental essays, major choice, activity list and likelihood of admission. This feedback can be used to strengthen application before clicking "submit."
  • Student must provide a completed PDF of the full application along with their personal statement essay and supplements, if applicable.

Service must be scheduled two weeks prior to preferred submission date.

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Empowered Essay Experience

Private Essay Writing Bootcamp (Booked for Class of 2022)

  • Essay support for main personal statement essay from the brainstorming stage to final edits
  • Supplemental essay support from the brainstorming stage to final edits*
  • Guidance crafting the activity list*
  • Detailed essay timeline for completing essays well before application deadlines
  • Private virtual brainstorming calls
  • Access to online portal with videos outlining each step of the writing process

*Dependent on package selected

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Empowered 4 Michigan

Comprehensive Application Assistance for the University of Michigan Application Only (Booked for Class of 2022)

  • Analysis of student’s interests, skills, in relation to academic and extracurricular goals
  • Evaluation of student’s eligibility for the University of Michigan academic unit of interest
  • Guidance in crafting the activity list and highlighting qualities most important during the Michigan review process
  • Strategic advice and support for the two University of Michigan supplemental essays from brainstorming to final edits
  • LSA honors college essays assistance from brainstorming to editing (if desired)
  • Advice on securing impressive letters of recommendation
  • Assistance in drafting letters of continued interest and waitlist strategy (if needed)
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The Priority Plan

Comprehensive Senior Year Package (Booked for Class of 2022)

  • Analysis of student’s interests, skills, in relation to academic and extracurricular goals
  • Evaluation of student’s eligibility for the student’s preferred universities
  • Assistance in drafting a balanced list of up to 12 total reach, target, and safety schools, using admissions statistics and data to evaluate student's probability of admission
  • Creation of timeline to progress through application process in a timely manner
  • Assistance in crafting student’s list of extracurricular activities for applications
  • Full support for personal statement and supplemental essays from brainstorming to final edits
  • Honors college essay brainstorming and editing (if desired)
  • Advice on securing impressive letters of recommendation
  • Advice on contacting professors at preferred universities
  • Preparation for admissions interviews
  • Review of completed applications for a maximum of 12 schools
  • Assistance in drafting letters of continued interest and waitlist strategy
  • Support with final enrollment decision
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