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Selection Process
Colleges come in all shapes and sizes… just like students!

Today, there are more college options than ever before. Let Hamilton & Associates help you find the one that's just right for you!

In today's marketplace a college education is no longer a luxury, it's a necessity. Studies show that graduates of four-year colleges and universities earn significantly more than their less educated counterparts. Our college placement services include:

  • An extensive interview with the student and family;
  • Preparation of a comprehensive list of appropriate colleges and universities for the student to explore;
  • Guidance in further investigation of these schools, including advising about campus visits and interviews;
  • Ongoing advisement regarding high school course work, preparation for standardized tests and extracurricular activities, in order to improve a student's admissions profile;
  • Oversight and assistance in completing application forms and meeting all deadlines;
  • Extensive coaching on the all-important college essay, from brainstorming initial ideas through revisions to a final draft;
  • Help in final school selection from the list of colleges to which the student has been accepted.

"I was confused about which school was the best, but working with Lynn has helped me understand that what's important is determining which is the right college for me. I'm looking forward to applying to some schools I wasn't aware of but I'm really interested in. I think it will open up some great possibilities for my future."
– – Fisher McKinney

Lynn Hamilton is the only area Consultant with long standing membership of all these professional organizations:

  • Certified Educational Planner (CEP)
  • Independent Educational Consultants Association (IECA) Former Member of the Board, and Ethics Committee
  • National Association of College Admissions Counselors (NACAC)
  • Western Association of College Admission Counselors (WACAC
  • Association of Educational Therapists (AET)
  • National Association of Therapeutic Schools & Programs (NATSAP)
  • Secondary School Admissions Test (SSAT) The only qualified Flex-Test administrator on the Central Coast
  • Lifetime Credential as California Community College Special Education Instructor
  • Gap Year Association
Lynn is a founding Member of the IECA Foundation, dedicated to identifying and supporting programs that have significant impact on students and their educational environments.

She is a former Member of the Board of Governors of Westover School.

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