narrative advising

Knowing your audience

In many respects, when you are pursuing a personal goal, the pathway is very similar regardless of where you're heading.  You need excellent communication skills, to show evidence of aptitude in the field being pursued (everything from test scores to experiences), and knowledge of tips for success.


We look forward to helping you navigate this process.

​Support Offered

Regardless of your end goal, the support we offer has broad application.  Services include:

  • Editing, specifically personal statements and cover letters
  • Resume development, especially synthesis of skills
  • Crafting an "elevator pitch"
  • Identifying dependable strengths
  • Selecting an academic program
  • Interview practice
  • Obtaining letters of recommendation
  • Planning activities to build resume strength
  • Explaining the application process, especially differences across programs