School Guidance: We create and continually update a custom-tailored list of schools based on student merits, strengths, and fit.
Aid and Scholarships: Every student receives guidance on aid packages, no matter their family's expected contribution (efc) level.
Essays: Unlimited coaching on all essays (high school and admissions essay).
Activities: Our fellows work with students to engage them in extra-curricular activities as well as offer workshops that build their CVs and their minds.
Testing: One-on-one testing support as well as small groups for SAT, ACT, Subject SAT, AP and TOEFL/IELTS.
Other:We support and offer guidance on all other parts of the applications process (such as recommendation letters, student visa questions, and choosing majors.
Through the admissions process, which ends around January 15th every year
Classes: Offered by fellows after students are admitted to programs further develop critical thinking and analytical skills.
Some classes have included: argumentative writing, visual thinking and film directing, Spanish, Latin and social science research methods.
From the time the student begins at Bedrock until departing for college.
During the students first semester in college, we support students in:
Class choice and further major guidance.
Essay writing/editing and research.
Cultural and social issues that local college advisors may not be familiar with.
The students' first semester of college. Note that NO OTHER college preparatory service in Vietnam offers this vital step.