Events & Webinars

Computer Science And Engineering - What It Takes To Get In These Days

  • VIRTUAL WEBINAR SAT 5/28 10AM PDT

Competition to get accepted into computer science and engineering programs is fierce. That’s where the experienced counselors at FLEX can help with expert guidance on winning strategies.

In this webinar, we’ll explore the top-ranked computer science and engineering colleges, including their average GPAs, and strategies to boost your admissions odds.

World Class Public University Education - UC and CSU

  • VIRTUAL WEBINAR SAT 6/4 10AM PDT

Do you think all nine UCs are the same except for ranking? Do you think every UC is better than every CSU? Join FLEX as we explore California’s two world-class public school systems. We’ll look closely at each University of California and delve into the strengths and benefits of the California State Universities!

Common Application - Common Mistakes

  • VIRTUAL WEBINAR SAT 6/11 10AM PDT

Are you thinking about applying to a private or out-of-state university? In 2021, over one million students used the Common Application to apply to colleges. Join our webinar to learn more about the Common App and the common mistakes students make when using it.

Demystifying Liberal Arts Colleges

  • VIRTUAL WEBINAR SAT 6/18 10AM PDT

National Liberal Arts and Sciences Colleges are schools that place an emphasis on undergraduate education. What is it about these schools that attract students in the first place? In this webinar, FLEX will explore all of the elements that go into making a first class liberal arts and sciences education.

Pre-College Essay Workshops

  • IN-PERSON IRVINE: PERSONAL STATEMENT WED 5/25 @6PM PDT
  • IN-PERSON CUPERTINO: PERSONAL STATEMENT WED 6/1 @6PM PDT
  • IN-PERSON FREMONT: PERSONAL STATEMENT WED 6/3 @6PM PDT
  • IN-PERSON IRVINE: UC PERSONAL INSIGHT QUESTION WED 6/8 @6PM PDT

Attend one of our FREE Pre-College Essay Workshops!

A great college essay communicates information about you as a person. Learn what colleges are looking for and get help writing the essays that best showcase you to the college of your choice.

Under the supervision of FLEX essay specialists, students will: 

  1. Learn what should and should not go in the essay
  2. Study a sample essay
  3. Brainstorm potential essay topics
  4. Find their unique writing voice for their UC or Common Application essays