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ACING ADMISSIONS SIMPLIFYING THE US ADMISSION PROCESS, ONE STEP AT A TIME

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IDENTIFY. ORGANISE. APPLY.

Are you facing fast-approaching application deadlines? Or are you an early bird applying to US colleges? Either way, you may be feeling overwhelmed.

Worry not, because Acing Admissions empowers you to identify the right universities, organise your application components and finally apply with ease.

PIECE TOGETHER ALL THE PARTS.

The logistics of applying can often be confusing and complicated. We want to demystify a few of the fundamental pieces required to apply.

APPLICATION FORM

Use an online application platform to fill up & submit your application to different universities

ACADEMIC DOCUMENTS

Assemble all your academic documents such as predicted scores etc. They will be sent directly from your school to your chosen universities

TAKE THE TEST

Standardised test scores: SAT, ACT & TOEFL are sent directly from the testing organisations to your chosen universities

ESSAY

Write an outstanding essay so that the admissions officers truly get to know and understand you

'EACH ONE,
CHOOSE ONE'

One size doesn’t fit all. Shortlisting and choosing the right college for you is part science and part instinct. With so many options, it’s important to consider a few things – test scores, campus or city, large public or small private and much more. At the end of the day, you need to land at a university where you can succeed and thrive.

THERE IS NO MAGIC FORMULA TO FIND WHAT FITS, HOWEVER, HERE ARE SOME HELPFUL TIPS.

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FREE RESOURCES

As we guide you through this journey, we have compiled a few important documents to help you streamline the application process.

HERE’S WHAT APPLICANTS ARE SAYING

“Kim and Kavita illustrate how a holistic approach and attention to detail in showcasing one’s strengths works wonders. A ‘must read’ for every student and parent aiming for top US schools.”

Dr. Arvinder Soin
Padma Shri Awarded Surgeon, Parent

Acing Admissions offers authentic and systematic guidance about the various aspects, such as advice on where to apply and how to build an appealing résumé.”

Gaurav Goel
Harvard University, Class of 2023

“There are so many processes one needs to understand and navigate when applying to universities in the United States. Acing Admissions covers each point minutely and familiarizes the student with what’s required in order to apply and be accepted to an American institution.”

Pramod Maheshwari
Managing Director & CEO, Career Point Ltd

“With indescribable resourcefulness at its heart, Acing Admissions perfectly encapsulated what it takes to navigate through the seemingly daunting process of college applications, serving as an invaluable almanac for me and my parents alike. From allowing me to understand the significance of the minutest details in essays to assisting my parents in delving deeper into the financial aspects of a US education, this encyclopaedic primer not only captures everything essential to staying true to its title, but makes the process a touch less intimidating and a whole lot more exciting.”

Saumya Mehta
Tufts University, Class of 2023

“During my 25+ years working in international admissions, I have encountered many students and families who were overwhelmed by the application process. This essential, trustworthy, and comprehensive guide debunks myths and offers the same advice I have provided throughout my career. Written with a deep understanding of the US educational system, this book provides answers with unbiased, organised content and useful samples to simplify and contextualise the US university admission process.”

Sabrina Moss
Former Lead International Admissions Counselor
University of Washington, Seattle

WHY GET THE BOOK?

Acing Admissions is the only guide you need to help navigate the US undergraduate application process. This guide will help you think realistically and practically so that you can achieve your dreams. Written with the international student in mind, Acing Admissions outlines frameworks for developing a college list, provides a step-by-step guide to submitting your application and describes the range of financial aid options available to international students.

Practical advice is conveyed through anecdotes and case studies featuring real applicant stories, based on the authors’ years of experience running an education consulting practice for students and families living outside the US.

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about the authors

KIMBERLY WRIGHT DIXIT, CEO & CO-FOUNDER, THE RED PEN

Kimberly Wright Dixit has nearly a decade of experience as an independent education consultant for undergraduate, boarding school, postgraduate and MBA applicants. She has helped students gain access to education in the US, UK, Canada, Netherlands, Singapore, Hong Kong and Australia. Through her regular Hindustan Times newspaper column, Kim offers study abroad advice to readers across India. Kim's belief that there is a perfect college out there for every student guides the ethos and culture at The Red Pen, where each applicant is treated as an individual.

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KAVITA MEHTA, FOUNDER & CEO, CAYMUS TECHNOLOGY VENTURES

Kavita Mehta is a thought leader at the intersection of education, skill-building, technology and impact. Her 25-year career, across financial services, digital media, and entrepreneurship, is firmly grounded in her belief that education is a right, not a privilege. Kavita’s focus on mentorship empowers others to magnify their impact and increase confidence through a keen awareness of their own potential.

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