Gearing up for college after a year like no other, means a fresh perspective for your college-bound Student.
You’ll gain insights about the college process and strategies for maximizing your student’s Merit Scholarships. We’ll also share tips for the Common App/Personal Statement Draft. Whether your student is an academic superstar, Fortnight-enthusiast, who’s a star in-the-making, or Artist who also codes…we can assist with actionable information that will help with college planning and first choice results.
Maria Friss is the College Sesame Founder and Principal College Admissions Counselor. Maria’s purpose is connecting students to options to fit their interests, ambitions and potential. A graduate of Colgate University and Teachers College at Columbia University, Maria has a demonstrated history of producing excellent college applications resulting in merit and financial aid awards and enrollment in top universities. A partial list of colleges for Maria’s students include Babson, Bard, Barnard, Boston College, Colgate, Columbia University, Carnegie-Mellon, College of the Holy Cross, Cornell, Dickinson, Dartmouth, George Washington, Haverford, Hobart, Macaulay Honors at Baruch, Mount Holyoke, Muhlenberg, NYU, Northeastern, RPI, Smith, St. Lawrence, Stanford, Stevens, Trinity, Tulane, U. Penn., U. Wisconsin-Madison, URI, UVA, U. of Vermont, Vassar, WPI.