College Application Workshop

High School Seniors – FINISH YOUR CORE College Admissions ESSAY BEFORE SUMMER BREAK!!

Juniors – Class of ’25 Join Us at OuR ANNUAL COLLEGE ESSAY WORKSHOP


Our popular and well attended Sunday  Fall Series follows August to October

College Admissions Tips:
Writing Your College Application Essay

Contact Bonnie to Register


Build an Admissions Strategy, Complete your Common Application and College Application Essay

  • The college application process can be stressful and overwhelming for parents and students alike.

  • Parents can rest assured knowing that their student will receive personalized and knowledgeable attention.  Your before-workshop planning session sets your admission strategy!

  • Students can “chill” knowing that completion of the workshop will provide them with the peace-of-mind needed for a more relaxing summer with time to recharge! Complete your application and core essay!

parent and student working on college application essay



This 5-day June workshop is perfect for rising high school seniors who want to complete their Common Application before their summer vacation and busy senior year of high school. 

Our Sunday Fall Series provides students with a dedicated weekly time to engage and make steady progress on college applications. Students engage in ongoing work on college-specific supplemental essays and scholarship applications. Bonnie R. Rabin, Ph.D., provides expert knowledge and caring support before, during, and after your workshop.

College Admissions Tips:
Writing Your College Application Essay

bonnie r. rabin's college application essay workshop - bonnie and students

Before the Workshop

INCREASE YOUR CHANCES of ADMISSION- PRE-COLLEGE ACADEMIC ADVISING and ADMISSIONS STRATEGY: Attend a scheduled Strategic Educational & Admissions Assessment with Bonnie R. Rabin, Ph.D. Understand the college admissions and financial aid processes. Participate in discussions during your extensive educational analysis aimed at matching you to majors and colleges, increasing your chances of admission, easing your transition to college, and ensuring your long-term academic success.

CUSTOMIZED ADMISSION REPORT:  Review your report identifying majors & colleges, personalized application strategies, a detailed assessment of your admissions portfolio and much more.

bonnie r. rabin's college application essay workshop - bonnie and students

Bonnie visiting clients at Cornell University Summer College

bonnie r. rabin's college application essay workshop - bonnie and students

During the Workshop

COMPLETE YOUR COMMON APPLICATION: Receive guidance to answering all sections, questions and prompts.

PERSONAL WRITING CONFERENCES: throughout the week provide you with candid and specific feedback focused on completing your required Common Application Core essay to showcase your strengths and set you apart from other applicants.   You’ll leave the workshop with a polished final draft of your core essay and a secondary essay to adapt for your college-specific supplemental essays.

CREATE YOUR ACTIVITIES RESUME and Common Application Activities Statement to highlight your accomplishments for admissions, references, scholarships and admission interviews. Receive proprietary activities resume template.

RECOMMENDATIONS and INTERVIEWS:  Workshop participants will learn how to solicit amazing teacher recommendations and will discuss your personal strategy for alumni/admissions and scholarship interviews.

Enjoy healthy snacks and beverages while meeting a diverse group of equally motivated students.

Arrive prepared with your laptop ready to work during daytime sessions and complete any overnight assignments.  

bonnie r. rabin's college application essay workshop - bonnie and students

After the Workshop

Attend a scheduled post-workshop individual conference to review your College Application Strategy and answer questions.

  Early registration and refer-a-friend/group discounts apply.

To Register:
e-mail bonnie
or call  833.MY.ESSAY

We meet daily including some weekend time in a small group welcoming & inclusive setting. Students of all majors and academic levels welcome!! Our 10th annual workshop will run on Zoom in its fourth year – group presentations and one-on-one break-out writing sessions available to students nationwide from the comfort of home.

See you in June!

MEET OUR SENIOR Editor & Workshop Consultant: Marcia Rosen

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