Claster Educational Services guides students and families step-by-step so they are well-prepared and confident as they navigate the college admissions process.
We work with students to develop and highlight the qualifications colleges seek, and to identify schools that will be a great fit. We look beyond rankings and statistics to find colleges where each student will succeed and thrive, both academically and personally.
Our services include:
- assessing the student’s interests, strengths, needs and goals
- reviewing transcripts and making recommendations on course selection
- evaluating and advising on extracurricular activities
- creating a plan for standardized tests
- selecting summer programs and activities
- preparing for campus visits
- building a college list
- developing strong applications
- guiding the essay-writing process, from topic selection to final edits
- preparing for interviews
- demystifying financial aid
- advising on gap year plans
- supporting a successful transition to college