Find college essay tutors in San Gabriel, CA

Pay-as-you-go private college essay tutoring in-person or online

With the Good Fit Guarantee, love your first lesson, or it’s free

Compare qualifications, hourly rates, travel policies, and reviews to find the right local expert for you.

Collaborate with your tutor in person or through Wyzant's free, browser based online learning tool.

Only pay for the time you need. No subscriptions, no upfront costs. Just affordable results nearby.

Get 1:1 Help Fast

The Best college essay Tutors in San Gabriel, CA

36 San Gabriel private college essay tutors / Find the best local college essay tutor in San Gabriel

See more experts ›
Ryan U.
35/hour

Near San Gabriel, CA

Ryan, 2nd Year Electrical Engineering @UCLA

Subjects that I feel confident in tutoring are Calculus I and any mathematics before that and AT math and Act Math. In addition, I can also provide help with College Essays. In terms of college admission, I've gotten into UCLA, UC Berkeley, USC with the Presidential Scholarship, Viterbi Fellowship, Norman... read more

35/hour
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

Subjects that I feel confident in tutoring are Calculus I and any mathematics before that and AT math and Act Math. In addition, I can also provide help with College Essays. In terms of college admission, I've gotten into UCLA, UC Berkeley, USC with the Presidential Scholarship, Viterbi Fellowship, Norman... read more

Sonya E.
100/hour

Near San Gabriel, CA

Exceptional Writing, Literature, and ACT/SAT/GRE Tutor

Whether you are tackling a creative or academic assignment, I can help you articulate and develop your ideas into polished, compelling work. Many students who come to me for test prep end up seeking help with college admission essays. read more

100/hour
5.0 (533)
1,389 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

Whether you are tackling a creative or academic assignment, I can help you articulate and develop your ideas into polished, compelling work. Many students who come to me for test prep end up seeking help with college admission essays. read more

Lyssa D.
80/hour

Near San Gabriel, CA

Experienced English Tutor Specializing in Writing and Shakespeare

...English and Theater. I love working with students of all ages, and I have a special passion for teaching writing (creative, persuasive, expository, college admissions essays) and Shakespeare. I'm happy to help craft and revise academic and creative pieces, from grammar and structure to flow and personal voice. I also love... read more

80/hour
5.0 (17)
50 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

...English and Theater. I love working with students of all ages, and I have a special passion for teaching writing (creative, persuasive, expository, college admissions essays) and Shakespeare. I'm happy to help craft and revise academic and creative pieces, from grammar and structure to flow and personal voice. I also love... read more

Devin T.
150/hour

Near San Gabriel, CA

College Writing + Literature Prof with a Decade of Tutoring Experience

I majored in English at Tufts University where I graduated Summa Cum Laude with Highest Thesis Honors, then proceeded to get my PhD in English from USC. Nearly the whole time, I supported myself tutoring everything from math to the SAT to college essays. I have worked at other tutoring companies, test prep... read more

150/hour
5.0 (46)
199 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I majored in English at Tufts University where I graduated Summa Cum Laude with Highest Thesis Honors, then proceeded to get my PhD in English from USC. Nearly the whole time, I supported myself tutoring everything from math to the SAT to college essays. I have worked at other tutoring companies, test prep... read more

Gabriel M.
135/hour

Near San Gabriel, CA

Experienced College Essay Coach with UCLA PhD in English

As a PhD in English who spent nearly a decade teaching at UCLA, I have developed deep professional skills in helping students excel at college essay writing. My background as a writer and professor also gives me insights into what admissions committees are looking for in college essays. I am currently an... read more

135/hour
5.0 (109)
267 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

As a PhD in English who spent nearly a decade teaching at UCLA, I have developed deep professional skills in helping students excel at college essay writing. My background as a writer and professor also gives me insights into what admissions committees are looking for in college essays. I am currently an... read more

Bruno V.
100/hour

Near San Gabriel, CA

Experienced essay editor and teacher with success at top schools

I have worked with many students improving their college essays and personal statements. My background as an English/History teacher and recruiter allows me to help students understand what schools are looking for and how each student fits those needs. Everyone has something that makes them unique, and my job... read more

100/hour
5.0 (103)
292 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I have worked with many students improving their college essays and personal statements. My background as an English/History teacher and recruiter allows me to help students understand what schools are looking for and how each student fits those needs. Everyone has something that makes them unique, and my job... read more

Mel P.
89/hour

Near San Gabriel, CA

Patient UC Berkeley Grad Tutors in WRITING LITERARY & ACADEMIC ESSAYS

Great knowledge and experience with literature, high school English, college English, essay research and formatting. Guide students to strengthen various historical, academic creative, and college admissions essays. read more

89/hour
4.9 (135)
487 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

Great knowledge and experience with literature, high school English, college English, essay research and formatting. Guide students to strengthen various historical, academic creative, and college admissions essays. read more

Duane J.
65/hour

Near San Gabriel, CA

Success Begins with Effective Communication

>>Writing is the key to communicating, learning, and demonstrating your expertise. So understanding organization, style, clarity, and conciseness prepare students for various academic needs like research, college essays, and applications. >>For the professionals, these same techniques... read more

65/hour
4.7 (35)
120 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

>>Writing is the key to communicating, learning, and demonstrating your expertise. So understanding organization, style, clarity, and conciseness prepare students for various academic needs like research, college essays, and applications. >>For the professionals, these same techniques... read more

Kelly B.
45/hour

Near San Gabriel, CA

Patient tutor for writing, interviews, speech, math, and college apps

I love teaching. My entire career has been in education. Even as an administrator, I view my role as a teacher of my students and employees. I have helped hundreds of students with college/grad school admissions, interviews, personal statements, and more. As I have worked in higher ed and K-12 education for my entire... read more

45/hour
5.0 (58)
231 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I love teaching. My entire career has been in education. Even as an administrator, I view my role as a teacher of my students and employees. I have helped hundreds of students with college/grad school admissions, interviews, personal statements, and more. As I have worked in higher ed and K-12 education for my entire... read more

Dr Mary H.
175/hour

Near San Gabriel, CA

Top-20 College Professor-help with writing, admission essay

As an award-winning fiction writer, I have edited manuscripts and helped students in all stages of their writing process, from brainstorming to revising. I have also helped students write compelling, authentic college application essays. One student recently got accepted to Berkeley. My students describe... read more

175/hour
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

As an award-winning fiction writer, I have edited manuscripts and helped students in all stages of their writing process, from brainstorming to revising. I have also helped students write compelling, authentic college application essays. One student recently got accepted to Berkeley. My students describe... read more

Trusted with over 6 million hours of lessons since 2005

Success stories

Real stories from real people

Since 2005, Wyzant has provided a way for people to learn any subject in a way that works for them.

How much for private college essay tutoring lessons

Tutors on Wyzant Cost $35 - 60 per hour on average

Tutors using Wyzant are professional subject experts who set their own price based on their demand and skill.

$25 $88
$35
$60

Choose Your Tutor

Compare tutor costs. With a range of price options, there’s a tutor for every budget.

No Upfront Fees

Sign up, search, and message with expert tutors free of charge.

No Costly Packages

Only pay for the time you need. Whether it’s one lesson or seven, you decide what to spend.

Pay After Your Lesson

Get the help you need first. You’ll only be charged after your lesson is complete.

Love Your Lesson Or It’s Free

Your first hour with a new tutor is protected by Wyzant’s Good Fit Guarantee. If you’re not satisfied with your lesson, you don’t pay. No questions asked.

Reported on by leading news outlets