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Advising Packages

Comprehensive Package

Ideal for families looking for assistance with the entire college admissions process.  Students can receive guidance as early as their Freshman year of high school as to their high school course selection, GPA calculation, and college testing consultation.  Services also include college visit preparation and interview coaching, college list selection, resume and essay tutoring, and scholarship and financial aid consultation.

NEW!  Continuing Education Counseling

Adults who are considering returning to college or pursuing a new degree will find the guidance and support they need to make an educated choice.  Services begin with a career evaluation and continue through selecting a college program and the application process.  Support is also available to identify and apply for scholarships and the basics of financial aid.  Ask about package and hourly options.

Transfer Admission Advising

For students needing assistance in changing higher education institutions that have already completed some college credits.  Though similar to the comprehensive package there are some inherent differences due to the nature of the transfer process.  Students will be provided assistance in generating a college list, evaluating scholarship and financial aid opportunities, and estimating course evaluations.

Other Services

Hourly Concierge Advising

Hourly sessions are available for students and families looking for help with a single aspect of the admissions process.  This can include:

  • Career and interest testing and counseling

  • Standardized test (PSAT, SAT, SAT II, ACT) counseling

  • High school course of study guidance and GPA calculation

  • College visit preparation

  • Interview coaching

  • Application counseling

  • Resume building

  • Portfolio/Audition coaching

  • College essay tutoring

  • Scholarship/Financial Aid Preparation

Portfolio and Audition Coaching

For students interested in Theater programs that require an audition.  Specialized coaches will work with the student and their family to prepare the required material for this vital portion of the admission process.  Can be combined with any of the above packages.

Group Presentations

Small group (20 max) presentations are available that focus on aspects of the admissions process.  Topics include the college essay, resume building, and making the most of a college visit.  Please inquire for further information. 

Remote Advising

While Balboni College Advising primarily serves the Northern New Jersey area, remote options are available for students nationwide.  Appointments can be held via Skype or Face Time with additional support via phone and email.  Please contact us for details.

**Please contact us for pricing information