“Shea Dean’s intervention as a college essay tutor was invaluable. She found the essays that were already in my children and helped them pull them out.”

– mother of two Yale undergraduates

“Shea Dean’s intervention as a college essay tutor was invaluable. She found the essays that were already in my children and helped them pull them out.”
– mother of two Yale undergraduates
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College Admissions Essay Tutoring

Universities are swamped with applications. Make yours stand out with one-of-a-kind essays. As a college essay tutor, I offer encouragement and advice at every step in the writing process, from brainstorming to proofreading, to make your essays vivid, thoughtful, and original.

One-on-one tutoring in Brooklyn, Manhattan, and the Hudson Valley

Online tutoring internationally via email and videoconference

Help selecting schools and filling out applications

Help with graduate school application essays

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Students I’ve worked with have been admitted to Brown, Cornell, Duke, MIT, Northwestern, Princeton, Stanford, Swarthmore, University of Chicago, Yale, and many other excellent schools. Click here for a complete list.

Summer 2016

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Shea Dean
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“The hardest part of writing is writing.”

– NORA EPHRON