College Application Essay Coach Debbie Merion
1. Click here to try the College Application Essay Coaching quizzes announced on WXYZ-TV with JoAnne Purtan.
2. Win a free laptop in the Entre-Slam Essay Contest here. (Sept. 20, 2016 deadline)
3. Request an in-office or Skype appointment with Essay Coach Debbie Merion here.
4. Check out free and low-cost Essay Coaching events here.
How Essay Coaching Works With Students and Parents
Not sure how to write an top-notch grad school or college application essay? No problem! Debbie Merion will work with you one-on-one to help you:
• Understand how admissions officers evaluate essays.
• Pick your strongest essay topic.
• Stay motivated and focused.
• Edit perfectly.
The result: Write a compelling, sincere, and unique essay in your own voice.
How long will it take? Just fifty minutes for a thorough and professional evaluation of an essay draft or a quick start. Others need help choosing an essay topic and writing the essay. For those students, I offer a five-session package.
Are you ready? Request an appointment with Essay Coach Debbie Merion here.
Essay Coaching has hundreds of satisfied clients now attending top universities including Harvard, Stanford Business School, University of Michigan, New York Law and Yale.
Essay Coaching offers empowering, stress-relieving, expert, friendly, and creative help with your writing project.
Debbie was my son’s essay coach. She is truly gifted at helping students find their voice so they can tell their stories in a way that resonates with college admission counselors. Although she is a gifted writer, she never puts a word on a page…the essays are truly the student’s work. Over the course of a month, my son’s essays went from good to exceptional. He was accepted to his top college choices and will be attending University of Chicago in the fall. If you are thinking about hiring Debbie to work with your son or daughter, jump at the chance.
2016-2017 Common Application essay prompts
The 2016-2017 Common Application essay prompts are released! Students will need to select one of the five prompts listed below for the Common Application Essay.
- Some students have a background or story that is so central to their identity that they believe their application would be incomplete without it. If this sounds like you, then please share your story
- The lessons we take from failure can be fundamental to later success. Recount an incident or time when you experienced failure. How did it affect you, and what did you learn from the experience?
- Reflect on a time when you challenged a belief or idea. What prompted you to act? Would you make the same decision again?
- Describe a problem you’ve solved or a problem you’d like to solve. It can be an intellectual challenge, a research query, an ethical dilemma-anything that is of personal importance, no matter the scale. Explain its significance to you and what steps you took or could be taken to identify a solution.
- Discuss an accomplishment or event, formal or informal, that marked your transition from childhood to adulthood within your culture, community, or family.