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The Best college essay Tutors in Illinois

48 IL private college essay tutors / Find the best local college essay tutor in IL

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Laura R.
250/hour

Sugar Grove, IL

Let an Ivy League Ph.D. help you craft the perfect college essay

Learning is my passion, and I love sharing that passion with others. Each summer and fall, I work with students to create a cohesive profile of themselves for their college applications. I will help you perfect your essay so that it is original... read more

250/hour
5.0 (880)
3,539 hours tutoring
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Learning is my passion, and I love sharing that passion with others. Each summer and fall, I work with students to create a cohesive profile of themselves for their college applications. I will help you perfect your essay so that it is original... read more

Lisa W.
55/hour

Libertyville, IL

English Professor Specializing in Literature and College Essays

...and brain activity exercises. One of my unique specializations is coaching high school seniors how to write college application essays "that work!" As a former high school and NCAA Division I athlete, I can empathize with read more

55/hour
5.0 (329)
776 hours tutoring
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...and brain activity exercises. One of my unique specializations is coaching high school seniors how to write college application essays "that work!" As a former high school and NCAA Division I athlete, I can empathize with read more

Shane D.
125/hour

Chicago, IL

Univ. of Chicago Lecturer, NY Times Contributor, Elite Writing Tutor

My qualifications also feature four years of running a drop-in writing center at a college prep high school where I worked one-on-one with dozens of 9th to 12th graders every week on all manner of writing projects, from college essays and... read more

125/hour
5.0 (16)
60 hours tutoring
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My qualifications also feature four years of running a drop-in writing center at a college prep high school where I worked one-on-one with dozens of 9th to 12th graders every week on all manner of writing projects, from college essays and... read more

Shannon M.
60/hour

Chicago, IL

College Essay Writing Tutor

Hi there! I am currently available to tutor, and college essay writing is my specialty. I have an innate ability to tell stories, and language is my passion. I would be honored to help you or your child blossom into a great writer. With... read more

60/hour
5.0 (1)
5 hours tutoring
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Hi there! I am currently available to tutor, and college essay writing is my specialty. I have an innate ability to tell stories, and language is my passion. I would be honored to help you or your child blossom into a great writer. With... read more

Linda W.
50/hour

Evanston, IL

Master's - Journalism, BA - English lit, Post-bac - creative writing

...and Seattle - Continue to work as freelance writer, editor, copy-editor, proofreader - Have helped many students with college essays... read more

50/hour
5.0 (24)
91 hours tutoring
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...and Seattle - Continue to work as freelance writer, editor, copy-editor, proofreader - Have helped many students with college essays... read more

Laura G.
65/hour

Wauconda, IL

Tutor in ACT/SAT Prep, AP Literature, Reading, College Essays

Is the ACT/SAT coming up and you're looking to improve your child's score for scholarships and/or financial aid? Is your son or daughter struggling in English class? Is writing essays like pulling teeth? Do they need someone to help them craft the... read more

65/hour
5.0 (6)
234 hours tutoring
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Is the ACT/SAT coming up and you're looking to improve your child's score for scholarships and/or financial aid? Is your son or daughter struggling in English class? Is writing essays like pulling teeth? Do they need someone to help them craft the... read more

John B.
45/hour

Lincolnshire, IL

Stanford PhD Experienced in SAT, ACT, Math, Reading, and Writing

I have tutored professionally since 2005 in high school math and English; SAT and ACT math, reading, and writing; science courses; college essay writing including transfer admission; and the college admissions process. My students have seen... read more

45/hour
4.9 (7)
27 hours tutoring
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I have tutored professionally since 2005 in high school math and English; SAT and ACT math, reading, and writing; science courses; college essay writing including transfer admission; and the college admissions process. My students have seen... read more

Meghan B.
50/hour

Chicago, IL

Enthusiastic and Encouraging Tutor

Additionally, I am a nationally recognized AP scholar and have won awards at my school for writing (particularly poetry). I am happy to help with college essay editing, brainstorming essays, and proofreading in addition to traditional... read more

50/hour
4.8 (9)
10 hours tutoring
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Additionally, I am a nationally recognized AP scholar and have won awards at my school for writing (particularly poetry). I am happy to help with college essay editing, brainstorming essays, and proofreading in addition to traditional... read more

Hanna K.
35/hour

Chicago, IL

College Essay and English Tutor

...students figure out and bring forward what is genius about their own work. I have assisted several students throughout the college essay writing process, and I will work hard to guide students away from cliche and towards the stickier, messier, read more

35/hour
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...students figure out and bring forward what is genius about their own work. I have assisted several students throughout the college essay writing process, and I will work hard to guide students away from cliche and towards the stickier, messier, read more

Mihir K.
65/hour

Wilmette, IL

Personalized Standardized Test and College Application Prep

My past experience in college essay and application editing as well as simply teaching personalized methods of approaching the ACT English section have made me very confident in my abilities to instruct students of all abilities in ACT... read more

65/hour
5.0 (1)
4 hours tutoring
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My past experience in college essay and application editing as well as simply teaching personalized methods of approaching the ACT English section have made me very confident in my abilities to instruct students of all abilities in ACT... read more

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