Our spaces for the Class of 2024 are FULL, and we cannot take new students in this class. We do have space for students in the Class of 2025 and beyond.

College Admissions for Cost Savvy Families

Worried about applying to college? Stressed about paying for it? You’re not alone, and we’re here to help.

Our approach is personalized, low-stress and student-centered. We encourage students to get past the hype and stay connected to themselves, so they can find and be admitted to colleges where they will thrive.

On My Way College Consulting provides:

  • Academic and extracurricular planning for all 4 years of high school
  • Assistance developing a “best-fit” college list
  • Essay coaching and editing
  • Strategies and tips for strong applications
  • Assessments and guidance in selecting a college major
  • Structure for managing deadlines and requirements
  • Help with finding colleges that fit your budget and maximizing financial aid
  • Guidance for adult, returning and transfer students

About Us

On My Way College Consulting LLC is based in Berkeley, California, with additional consultants located in San Anselmo, Oakland and Seattle, WA. We provide individualized college admissions, financial aid and career path consulting to students from around the world. more

Applying to Highly Selective Colleges – What Prospective Applicants Need to Know

One indisputable trend in college admissions is that highly selective schools continue to get more selective as numbers of applications increase. In fact, Akil Bello with FairTest first coined the phrase “Highly Rejective” as an alternative to “Highly Selective,” since many of these schools pride themselves not on how they “select” students for admission, but…
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Advice for Students Considering Engineering

With the rapidly evolving use of technology in every aspect of our lives, pursuing a degree in engineering may seem more attractive than ever. It’s also one of the most challenging fields to apply to, due to the rigorous coursework and activities needed to be a strong applicant, and the academic abilities and skills needed…
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ChatGPT: Some advice for college-bound students

Unless you have been buried under a rock, you have likely heard about ChatGPT, which stands for Chat Generative Pre-Trained Transformer. It’s a new artificial intelligence-based writing tool that has taken the world, and the college admissions experts, by storm. Developed by OpenAI, and currently free to experiment with, ChatGPT is a machine learning model…
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