Preschool through Grade 12

College Counseling Programs and Services

With 25+ years of experience in the field, we are proud to offer a program with enough structure that students and families are clearly instructed about the process, expectations, and responsibilities, yet also maintain flexibility for students to explore their options in their journey towards self-sufficiency and young adulthood. 

The specialized care and attention honed by the International School of Boston’s Office of College Counseling provides:

  • Work with students throughout the summer before Grade 12
  • Expertise in higher education systems in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, France, Ireland, Spain, the Netherlands, Germany, Switzerland, and parts of the Middle East and Asia. Expert knowledge of the following systems:
    • Common Application
    • Coalition Application
    • UC application
    • UCAS (UK)
    • Studielink (Netherlands)
    • Parcoursup (France)
    • OUAC (Canada)
    • CAO (Ireland)
  • Hours of individual meeting and contact time; ability to coordinate multiple applications to multiple countries simultaneously
  • Excellently crafted personal narratives for applications and letters of recommendation
  • Bilingual counseling
  • Connections with admission officers and college counselors both in the US and around the world
  • Service on the International Association of College Admission Counselors’ Admission Practices Committee
  • New England’s largest open testing center for UK entrance exams
  • Our proprietary “Notable Project” system for Grades 9 and 10
  • Specialization in art school applications and visual art portfolios
  • Specialization in conservatory applications and performing arts audition preparation
     

College Counseling Program by Grade