Alexandra Johnson
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Alexandra Johnson

About

Hi! My name is Alex, and I would be thrilled to help you with the college application process! I graduated from Duke University with degrees in Public Policy and French and am now a law student at Wake Forest University. I have been working with students for the last five years on their college application process, and I love seeing students grow in their confidence and writing abilities! I'm originally from Raleigh, North Carolina, and I'm a huge college basketball fan! I even slept in a tent f...

Winston-Salem, NC
5 years of experience
Duke University – Public Policy and French | Wake Forest University – Current Law Student
Law
International Relations
Political Science
Journalism
Language
Alexandra helped students get into:
Duke UniversityUniversity of North Carolina at Chapel HillNorth Carolina State University
Wake Forest UniversityAppalachian State UniversityCornell University
Duke University
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
North Carolina State University
Wake Forest University
Appalachian State University
Cornell University
One-on-one advising
Personalized college counseling
Building a school list. Getting into an Ivy League school. Writing amazing college essays. I can help!
One-on-one advising
Personalized college counseling
Building a school list. Getting into an Ivy League school. Writing amazing college essays. I can help!
Tips for success
1. Prepare for your first session
Plan out the questions and topics you'd like to discuss. If you'd like to work together in the long term, discuss expectations for each other.

Packages

Starter

10 hours

For families looking for help on a couple of key schools
Save 8%

$1,100($110/hr)

Success

25 hours

For families looking for support across the admissions process
Save 18%

$2,450($98/hr)

Comprehensive

40 hours

For families looking for comprehensive support on every part of the process
Save 27%

$3,500($88/hr)

Advising hours

College admissions advising

$120.00 / 60 min
Set a focus for each session or get help with any aspect of the admissions process.

Passion Project Rapid Planning Session

$75.00 / 30 min
Perfect for students who want to brainstorm ideas for passion projects and ways to get started!

Essay review

Full Review

$25.00 + 7 cents per word
Estimated return time: 12 hours
  • Review your profile and the information provided
  • Review your essay draft
  • Offer detailed guidance for refining your essay topic and structure
  • Leave in-document feedback and changes
  • Correct grammar and punctuation (if applicable)
  • Provide a set of clear actionable next steps

Alexandra’s most recent videos

The First Steps to Crafting a Stellar Admissions Essay

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How to Create a Compelling Application Story

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What every junior should be doing NOW to prepare for college applications

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