College Application & Essay Workshops

College Essay Workshops

A great college essay communicates all the necessary information about you as a person. Learn what colleges are looking for and get help writing the essays that best showcases you.

After a short seminar for both parents and students on college essays, students will break up into small groups where, under the supervision of a FLEX College Essay Specialist, they will:

Workshop Curriculum

  • Learn what should and should not go in the essay
  • Study a sample essay
  • Brainstorm potential topics
  • Find their writing voice
  • Produce clean, polished essays & applications for their UC or Common Application

Workshop Details

  • HS Juniors ONLY (Class of 2019). Space is limited. Students may only bring 1 parent to the workshop.
  • FREE for first-time students ONLY, $100 for students who have already attended a free workshop.
  • Students must bring their own laptop to participate.