Tutoring Austin provides strategic college consulting, expertise, and support for high school students and their families during the college application process. Our experience lends a practiced hand to a process that can often be overwhelming and stressful for students and parents.
Students who have used Beth Thornton’s college advisory services have gained entrance into Harvard, the University of Texas, Stanford, Yale, and the University of Mississippi. Many of those students have also applied for and earned academic and athletic scholarships.
For the 2013-2014 school year, students using our services have been accepted to the University of Colorado, USC, Auburn, Texas A&M, Texas Tech, UT, UTSA, TCU with scholarship, the University of Georgia, and the Welch Scholar Summer Program. With Tutoring Austin’s guidance, essays will be strong, applications will be organized, and deadlines will be met.
Our services include:
COLLEGE APPLICATION RESOURCES
Free Test Preparation www.number2.com
Free Practice Tests www.testprepreview.com
Applying to College
National Common Application www.commonapp.org
Texas Common Application www.applytexas.org
Texas Mentor Application for Private Schools www.texasmentor.org
College Searches and Information
Peterson’s Guide www.petersons.com
Online Campus Tours www.campustours.com
College Confidential www.collegeconfidential.com
Colleges That Change Lives www.ctcl.com
Financial Aid and Scholarships
FAFSA -Free Application for Federal Student Aid www.fafsa.edu.gov
Student Aid Guide www.studentaid.gov
FastWeb Scholarship Search www.fastweb.com
Lunch Money Scholarship Search www.lunch-money.com
NCAA Clearinghouse www.ncaaclearinghouse.net
College Athletic Scholarship www.college-athletic-scholarships.com