Essential Services

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CIEE College Counseling offers four essential services for students who want to target specific parts of the college admissions process. Each essential service includes four hours of one-on-one counseling.

Planning Your Future

Explore your interests, discover college majors, discuss your future goals, and develop a testing timeline. 

Essay Advising

Brainstorm, write, and revise your main essay with the help of expert guidance and feedback; you will also get feedback on two supplemental essays.

College Selection

Build a college list based on your interests, skills, and future academic and career goals.


Get expert guidance and advice on your college application. You will also prepare for interviews through mock sessions.

Need all of the above? Check out our comprehensive packages.


Your Free One-Hour Consultation

Get your free one-hour consultation with Marisa Polk, CIEE’s dedicated college counselor. This is your chance to ask questions, discuss goals, and create an action-oriented task list to get you started—for free!

Schedule your consultation