Find college application Tutors Online or Near You

Private college application tutoring with pay-as-you-go pricing

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

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

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

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

Private teachers

The Best college application Tutoring Online

809 private college application tutors / Find the best college application tutor

See more experts ›
Nathan A.
150/hour

College Application Essay Coach

Stressing over college application essays? It's not too soon to get a head start on the process! Over the past several years, I’ve helped dozens of students write the essays that got them into the colleges of their dreams (Harvard,... read more

150/hour
5.0 (328)
867 hours tutoring
Offers online lessons
See Tutors Like This

Stressing over college application essays? It's not too soon to get a head start on the process! Over the past several years, I’ve helped dozens of students write the essays that got them into the colleges of their dreams (Harvard,... read more

Dr. Lauren J.
140/hour

Former Prof, Can Help Write Stellar College & Grad School Applications

I have years of experience helping college and graduate students write excellent personal statements and statements of purpose for both college and graduate school admission. I can help you craft an overall application that reflects the best... read more

140/hour
5.0 (54)
332 hours tutoring
Offers online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I have years of experience helping college and graduate students write excellent personal statements and statements of purpose for both college and graduate school admission. I can help you craft an overall application that reflects the best... read more

Alan J.
250/hour

Stanford Grad For College Application Essays

No one on Wyzant has helped more students gain acceptance to top colleges and medical schools than I have. Period. My approach is straightforward and effective: I empower college and medical school applicants to speak in their own unique voice.... read more

250/hour
5.0 (669)
1,985 hours tutoring
Offers online lessons
See Tutors Like This

No one on Wyzant has helped more students gain acceptance to top colleges and medical schools than I have. Period. My approach is straightforward and effective: I empower college and medical school applicants to speak in their own unique voice.... read more

Lindsay P.
200/hour

Experienced Admissions Professional

As a former Admissions Professional for Cornell University, I have read countless undergraduate college applications and understand what makes a compelling essay. read more

200/hour
5.0 (57)
269 hours tutoring
Offers online lessons
See Tutors Like This

As a former Admissions Professional for Cornell University, I have read countless undergraduate college applications and understand what makes a compelling essay. read more

Jimmy C.
75/hour

Counselor with Music College Application Preparation Experience

An all inclusive support in helping students gain advantage, efficiency and deliver their best performances during the rigorous application process. The counseling session consists of 4 parts, 1) college research 2) Musicianship Development 3)... read more

75/hour
5.0 (115)
290 hours tutoring
Offers online lessons
See Tutors Like This

An all inclusive support in helping students gain advantage, efficiency and deliver their best performances during the rigorous application process. The counseling session consists of 4 parts, 1) college research 2) Musicianship Development 3)... read more

Jonathan K.
360/hour

Writing Mentor specializing in College Application Essays

A professional writing mentor, I have worked chiefly with university applicants since 2013; full time the last 5 years. Essay Mentor for Fulbright Commission, 2015-2020, working with extremely promising applicants to help them in applying to... read more

360/hour
5.0 (1567)
4,143 hours tutoring
Offers online lessons
See Tutors Like This

A professional writing mentor, I have worked chiefly with university applicants since 2013; full time the last 5 years. Essay Mentor for Fulbright Commission, 2015-2020, working with extremely promising applicants to help them in applying to... read more

Tara S.
150/hour

Writing Tutor for College Applications, Essays, & More

My goal is to help you become a masterful writer. My life-long love of writing was further developed by my study of English and Communications at Northwestern University, and deepened during my time as a Fulbright scholar. I'll show you how to use... read more

150/hour
5.0 (617)
2,093 hours tutoring
Offers online lessons
See Tutors Like This

My goal is to help you become a masterful writer. My life-long love of writing was further developed by my study of English and Communications at Northwestern University, and deepened during my time as a Fulbright scholar. I'll show you how to use... read more

Abby P.
115/hour

College Admissions Counseling

I am able to help with any aspect of the college admission process, including assisting students with crafting strong college application essays, determining which schools to apply to, preparing for the ACT and/or SAT, navigating the... read more

115/hour
5.0 (452)
1,696 hours tutoring
Offers online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I am able to help with any aspect of the college admission process, including assisting students with crafting strong college application essays, determining which schools to apply to, preparing for the ACT and/or SAT, navigating the... read more

Barbara L.
95/hour

College Applications Consultant - Essay writing specialist

I am a high school teacher who entered college consulting because writing your college essay should be joyful! Sometimes one of the biggest obstacles to writing is simply coming up with an idea that you're excited to run with. I LOVE the process... read more

95/hour
4.9 (56)
194 hours tutoring
Offers online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I am a high school teacher who entered college consulting because writing your college essay should be joyful! Sometimes one of the biggest obstacles to writing is simply coming up with an idea that you're excited to run with. I LOVE the process... read more

Andrea C.
130/hour

Expert Guidance in History, Writing, and College Admissions!

... essays)? Need help ensuring that you have a balanced list of college applications, so you thrive both academically and socially? Want guidance in drafting your college application essays: personal statement / UC personal insight questions / supplemental... read more

130/hour
5.0 (677)
2,592 hours tutoring
Offers online lessons
See Tutors Like This

... essays)? Need help ensuring that you have a balanced list of college applications, so you thrive both academically and socially? Want guidance in drafting your college application essays: personal statement / UC personal insight questions / supplemental... 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 application 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